Islamabad, May 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF during various operations in Punjab, Sindh and KPK recovered 55.5 Kgs Charas, 14 Kgs Heroin and 3 Kgs Opium, while arrested 16 persons including 2 lady smugglers and seized 3 vehicles.
ANF Peshawar intercepted a Toyota Car (without number plate) near Thakot Bridge, Batagram and recovered 42 Kgs Charas tactfully concealed in the secret cavities of the car. Four accused persons namely Rahim Gul s/o Jan Muhammad, Hazrat Wali s/o Noor Tuib and Raham Gul s/o Jan Muhammad all resident of District Kohistan and Re hman Gul s/o Mahaz Ullah r/o Mohmand Agency were arrested at the spot.
ANF Peshawar arrested Nusrat s/o Haji Muhammad Hashim and recovered 5 Kgs Heroin from his possession. The accused was reportedly involved in dealing of Heroin business in Shahkas, Khyber Agency. ANF Peshawar arrested Habib Nawaz s/o Wali Mat Khan r/o District Karak and recovered 3 Kgs Heroin from his possession. He was arrested near Over Head Bridge, Garhi Qamar Din, Kohat Road, Peshawar.
ANF Lahore arrested Muhammad Riaz s/o Muhammad Sarwar r/o Kasur and recovered 3 Kgs Heroin from his personal possession. He was arrested near Saddar, Lahore Cantt. ANF Lahore arrested 2 lady smugglers namely Kausar w/o Liaqat Ali r/o Toba Tek Singh and Asia w/o Zafar Iqbal r/o Jhang and recovered 3 Kgs Opium from their possession. They were arrested near Motorway Toll Plaza, Faisalabad.
ANF Lahore recovered 880 Gms Heroin from a consignment being sent to UK through Sky Network Wide Express , Allamabad Road , Toba Tek Singh and arrested accused consignee namely Abid Hussain s/o Muhammad Sadiq r/o Toba Tek Singh. Heroin was tactfully concealed in fancy tray gift.
ANF Lahore intercepted Hino Truck No. TKH 583 near Nadir PSO Petroleum Service, Jhang Multan Road, Khanewal and recovered 1 Kg Charas tactfully concealed beneath the seat of the vehicle. An accused namely Habib Ullah s/o Mirza Khan r/o District Qilla Saif ullah was arrested at the spot.
ANF Rawalpindi arrested an accused namely Amir Sohail s/o Zaid ur Rehman r/o Malakand at Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad and recovered 2 Kgs Heroin concealed in his bag. He was to travel to Dubai by Flight No. NL-221.
ANF Karachi seized a Rikshaw No. D – 12 – 07713 near Benazir Shaheed Park Road, Boat Basin, Karachi and recovered 9.6 Kg Charas from its secret cavities. One accused namely Saqib Khan s/o Bazir Khan was also arrested at the spot.
ANF Karachi arrested Rehmat Ullah s/o Wali Muhammad r/o Jamshoro and recovered 1.5 Kgs Charas from his personal possession. He was arrested near Shell Petrol Pump, Giddu Chowk , Kotri Suzuki Stop, Hyderabad.
ANF Karachi arrested an accused namely Ahmed Ali s/o Mehrab Khan and recovered 1.04 Kgs Charas from his possession. He was arrested near Government Fish Form Village, Mando Dero, Tehsil Rohri, District Sukkur.
ANF Karachi arrested Huzaifa Ali s/o Hatim Ali r/o Karachi and recovered 125 Ecstasy Tablets from his possession. The accused was arrested from Shop No. 10 – A, Nizamia Medicine Market, Denso Hall, Karachi. Cases have been registered at ANF Police Stations and further investigation is under way.
For more information, contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control