Karachi, March 18, 2013 (PPI-OT): Anti Narcotics Force received an information that narcotics will be smuggled to Saudi Arabia from Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Islamabad. Acting upon information Anti Narcotics Force while checking the luggage of Jeddah bound passengers recovered 3 KG of Heroin concealed in bags of Shoukat Ali s/o Younis R/O Chak No.1/North Ghakra, Phularwan, Tehsil and District Sargodha, Mst. Fatima w/o Shoukat Ali R/O Chak No.1/North Ghakra, Phularwan, Tehsil and District Sargodha and Muhammad Asghar s/o Muhammad Younis, R/O Gole Hayata, Flour Mill Chowk near Water Tanki, Faisalabad.
All three passengers were scheduled to fly by PIA flight No.PK-741 from Islamabad to Jeddah ‘Saudi Arabia’. Drugs were tactfully concealed in the secret cavities of their suitcases. Accused have been arrested on the spot. A case U/S CNS Act-1997 has been registered. Further investigation is progress .
For more information, Contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control