Islamabad, May 22, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF during 7 operations recovered 16.00 Kgs Heroin, 8.40 Kgs Charas and 1.20 Kg Opium, while arrested 7 persons including 2 foreigners. ANF Peshawar Airport Team arrested a Pakistani National namely Muhammad Ejaz s/o Muhammad Sadiq r/o Gujrat at Peshawar Airport and recovered 6.900 Kgs Heroin tactfully concealed in his trolley bag. He was to travel to Athens via Dubai by Emirates Airlines Flight No. 637.
ANF Peshawar arrested Abdul Rasheed s/o Faqeer Muhammad r/o Attock and recovered 6.00 Kgs Charas from his personal possession. He was arrested near Panian, Karakuram Highway, Tehsail and District Haripur. ANF Peshawar arrested Wali Rehman s/o Aabil Khan r/o Tehsil Jandola, District Tank and recovered 1.20 Kgs Opium from his personal possession. He was arrested near Tank Bus Stand, D.I Khan.
ANF Lahore arrested an accused namely Afsar Ma lik s/o Shahi Khan r/o Swabi and recovered 4.2 0 Kgs Heroin from his personal possession. He was arrested at Niazi Bus Stand, Band Road, Lahore. ANF Lahore arrested a female accused namely Saghiran Bibi w/o Muhammad Shafique r/o Kasur and recovered 2 .4 0 Kgs Charas from her personal possession. She was arrested at Multan Road, Near Bhai Phero By – Pass, District Kasur.
ANF Rawalpindi seized a n unattended shopping bag and recovered 4.00 Kgs Heroin packed in the bag near Galaxy Hotel, Main GT Road, Mandra, Rawalpindi. ANF Rawalpindi arrested two Nigerian Nationals namely Monday Awo (Male) and Olatayoe Omolabake alias Mama (Female) and recovered 53 heroin filled capsules (weighing 901 Grams) from their possession. They were arrested at Faizabad Bus Stop, Murree Road, Rawalpindi. 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