Islamabad, May 26, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF conducted 12 operations in Punjab, KPK and Sindh and r ecovered 15.46 Kgs Heroin, 6.204 Kgs Charas, 400 Gms Opium and 200 Kgs Acetic Anhydride , while arrested 16 persons and seized 5 vehicles.
ANF Rawalpindi Airport Team intercepted a Pakistani national namely Rashid Nazir s/o Nazir Ahmed r/o Gujrat at Benazir Bhutto International Airport and recovered 7.5 Kgs Heroin tactfully concealed in his trolley bag. He was to travel to Italy via Dubai by Flight No. EK-615.
ANF Rawalpindi arrested Muhammad Shahzad s/o Abdul Wali r/o Bara, Khyber Agency and recovered 1.5 Kgs Charas from his possession. He was arrested near Burhan Interchange, Attock.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Toyota Premio Car No. AVR – 076 Sindh near Doctor Hospital, Canal Road, Lahore and recovered 3.00 Kgs Heroin tactfully concealed in the secret cavities of the car. Two accused namely Muhammad Sareer s/o Khan Roz r/o Charsada and Muhammad Riaz s/o Sabir Khan r/o Karachi were arrested at the spot.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Honda Civic Car No. BAX – 655 Sindh near Abdullah Travels Bus stand, Band Road, Lahore and recovered 2.00 Kgs Heroin tactfully concealed in the secret cavities of the car. Two accused namely Rehmat Gul s/o Umar Gul and Abdullah Khan s/o Ajram Khan both residents of Peshawar were arrested at the spot.
ANF Lahore arrested Muhammad Javed s/o Muhammad Shafi r/o and Muhammad Hussain s/o Sabir Hussain both residents of Multan and recovered 1.2 Kgs Charas from their possession. They were travelling on Motorcycle No. MNK – 11 – 8252 near Mall Plaza, Multan Cantt.
ANF Lahore Airport Team intercepted a Pakistani national namely Ulfat Hussain s/o Zafar Iqbal r/o Khushab at Allama Iqbal International Airport and recovered 2.02 Kgs Heroin tactfully concealed in his trolley bag. The accused was to travel to Saudi Arabia by Shaheen Airlines Flight No. NL-735.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Toyota Corolla Car No. AQQ – 08 – 331 Sindh near Bilal Travel s Bus Stand, Vehari Chowk Multan and recovered 200 Kgs Acetic Anhydride from the car. Two accused namely Muhammad Younes s/o Allah Wasaya and Muhammad Arshad s/o Rehmat Ullah both residents of Muzaffargarh were arrested at the spot.
ANF Lahore arrested Arif Mehmud s/o Abdul Rasheed r/o Rawalpindi and recovered 3 Kgs Charas from his possession. He was travelling on Motorcycle No. ICT QU 111, Kash mir Road, Near China Chowk, Sialkot. ANF Lahore arrested Jamshair Khan s/o Fazal Ahmed r/o Bunnir and recovered 400 Gms Opium from his possession. He was arrested near Niazi Bus Stand, Band Road, Lahore.
ANF Peshawar arrested Shahzad Khan s/o Kala Khan r/o Haripur and recovered 940 Gms Heroin from his personal possession. He was arrested near Village Mera Mian, Technical College Serai Saleh, District Haripur.
ANF Peshawar Airport Team arrested Gul Qadar Jan s/o Ahmed Jan r/o Waziristan at Peshawar Airport and recovered 504 Gms Charas, tactfully concealed in his shoes. He was to travel to Dubai by Shaheen Airlines Flight No. NL-786.
ANF Karachi arrested Farhan Ali s/o Mushtaq Ali r/o Quetta and recovered 30 Ecstasy Tabltes from his personal possession. He was arrested at Shop No. 1, Plot No. 30 – C, Badar Commercial Phase V, DHA Karachi. Cases have been registered at ANF Police Stations and further investigations are under process.
For more information, contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control