Police arrested two Cameroonian women along with beer and alcohol from Nikunj-2 area of Khilkhet in the capital on Wednesday night.
The identities of the arrestees could not be known yet.
Confirming the news, Md Borhan Uddin, officer-in-charge (OC) of Khilkhet Police Station, said acting in a tip-off, a team of law enforcers conducted the operation and arrested them along with 130 cans of beer and 40 packets of liquid alcohol on the second floor of a house in Nikunj-2.
During preliminary interrogation, they admitted that they are involved in a drug-smuggling gang, he said.
Efforts are underway to arrest other members of the gang, the OC added.