Staff Reporter Islamabad
Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan seized 229.787 Kgs narcotics valuing US $ 14.078 Million internationally, arrested 20 culprits including 3 x Nigerians and impounded 9 vehicles while conducting 26 counter-narcotics strikes throughout the country.
The seized drugs comprised 21.211 Kgs Heroin, 81.400 Kgs Hashish, 94.800 Kgs Opium, 3.766 Kgs Cocaine, 3450 x MDMA Tablets (weighing 1.650 Kgs), 3.15 Kgs Wet & Dry Leaves of Cannabis & Fruits Top, 3.545 Kgs White Powder & 20.265 Kgs Suspected Drugs.
ANF Punjab, seized 194.531 Kgs drugs in fourteen operations. Police Station ANF Lahore intercepted a suspected consignment from Courier Office Cargo Complex Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore.
During search of said consignment 1.190 Kgs Heroin was recovered which was tactfully concealed in 1x Thread Roll.
The said Parcel was booked by Nighat Bibi resident of Malakand for Frank Brrocks resident of Netherlands.
In another operation, Police Station ANF Lahore intercepted 2 x suspected consignments from Courier Office, Sialkot being sent to Canada. During search 1.300 Kgs Heroin was recovered which was tactfully concealed in 26 x Hammers.
The said Parcel was booked by Haseeb Usama resident of Sialkot for Gurdeep Singh resident of Canada.
In third operation, Police Station Regional Directorate ANF Punjab intercepted a Suzuki Bolan near Jamia Masjid Bhaman road and recovered 3.600 Kgs Heroin from personal possession of arrested accused Zulfiqar Ali resident of Lahore.
In fourth operation, Police Station ANF Faisalabad intercepted a Motorcycle near Adda Bagh Chak No.59 JB, Ameenpur road, Faisalabad and recovered 3.600 Kgs Heroin & 1.200 Kgs Opium from personal possession of arrested accused Muhammad Madni resident of Faisalabad.
ANF Balochistan, seized 5 Kgs drugs in two separate operations. According to detail Police Station ANF, Quetta recovered 3 Kgs Hashish from personal possession of arrested accused Agha Wali resident of Qilla Abdullah near Sada Bahar Bus Terminal Saryab road, Quetta.
In another operation, Police Station ANF Quetta arrested an accused Abdul Qadir resident of Quetta along with Motorcycle near Western bypass Hazarganji District Quetta. During search 2 Kgs Hashish was recovered from personal possession of arrested accused.
ANF Sindh, seized 800 grams drugs in an operation. Police Station ANF Korangi intercepted a parcel at Courier Company Korangi. During search 0.800 Kgs Heroin was recovered which was concealed in sports items..