Lahore, June 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): Anti Narcotics Force in an action at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore recovered 2 Kg of Heroin. As per details Anti Narcotics Force received an information that some international drug smugglers will try to smuggle narcotics/ drugs from Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore to United Kingdom. Acting upon information, Anti Narcotics Force while checking the luggage recovered 2 Kgs of Heroin, concealed in false-casing of carriage bag.
The passenger named Abdul Rasheed s/o Muhammad Fazal r/o Mir Pur Azad Kashmir was destined to UK via Dubai by Emirates Airline Flight No. EK-623. Accused has been arrested at the spot. A case under section Control of Narcotics Substances Act-1997 has been registered at ANF Police Station, Lahore. Further investigation is in progress.
For more information, Contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control