Two individuals have been put into custody for allegedly transporting medicine value R1.5 million.
Zolile Zikalala (40) and Katlego Phalane (24) each got here earlier than the Pietermaritzburg Justice of the Peace’s Court docket and are anticipated to tender their software for bail within the subsequent 7 days.
The 2 culprits had been charged for his or her dealings in medicine and had been apprehended by members of the Hawks from Pietermaritzburg Severe Organised Crime unit and Crime Intelligence.
In response to Hawks spokesperson Captain Simphiwe Mhlongo, members of the Hawks acquired details about a automotive transporting medicine.
“The stated car was intercepted on the N3 close to Hilton and the search was carried out. Upon looking the car roughly 30 000 mandrax tables had been discovered.”
“The road worth of the seized medicine is estimated to be R1.5 million,” stated Mhlongo.
He talked about that the matter was shifted to a later date – October 15.