Islamabad, July 24, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF launched 7 operations against Narcotics Smugglers at Islamabad, Attock, Lahore, Mardan, Peshawar and Karachi, recovered 15 Kgs Heroin, 11 Kgs Charas, 1 Kg Opium and arrested 12 drug smugglers including 6 ladies.
According to details, ANF Rawalpindi during routine checking arrested a couple namely Alam Sher r/o Zaman Shah and Robina w/o Alam Sher, both residents of Khyber Agency and recovered 5 Kgs Charas from their possession. They were arrested at Shaheed Iqbal Toll Plaza, GT Road, Attock while travelling in a passenger bus.
ANF Rawalpindi Airport Team apprehended a passenger namely Muhammad Afzal s/o Muhammad Iqbal r/o Gujrat at Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad and recovered 5.7 Kgs Heroin from his luggage. Heroin was detected through ASF’s scanner. The accused was boarding for Athens via Abu Dhabi by Flight No. EY-232.
ANF Peshawar during a routine checking at Rashakai Interchange, Mardan arrested two accused namely Wasih-ur-Rehman s/o Sad Roz Khan and Wazir Saeed s/o Bostan Khan, both residents of Lahore from a passenger bus and recovered 1 Kg Opium from their personal possession.
ANF Peshawar in an operation conducted at Daewoo Bus Stand, Peshawar arrested 3 lady drug smugglers namely Tareena Bibi w/o Muhammad Sarfaraz, Shagufta Bano w/o Khalid Mehmood, both residents of Faisalabad and Nazrana Bibi w/o Allah Rakha r/o Rawalpindi and recovered 6 Kgs Cahars and 1 Kg Heroin from their possession.
ANF Lahore arrested 3 drug smugglers including 2 women namely Saeeda w/o Salman Khan, Yasmeen w/o Khan Sher and their male accomplice Rahim Sher s/o Muhammad Sher, all residents of district Sawabi and recovered 5 Kgs Heroin from their possession. They were arrested in an operation conducted at Niazi Bus Stand, Band Road, Lahore.
ANF Karachi seized a parcel from TCS Office Karachi and recovered 3.24 Kgs Heroin concealed in 6 books. The parcel was booked from TCS Sub Office Gujranwala and was intended for USA.
ANF Karachi in an operation at Korangi Baloch Footable Ground, near Sharif Goth, Malir, Karachi arrested an accused namely Shahdad Alias Javed s/o Muhammad Ramzan and recovered 50 Gms Opium and 85 Gms Heroin from his possession. Cases have been registered in ANF Police Stations and further investigation is under process.
For more information, contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control