Anti Narcotics Force recovers drugs worth Rs 33 crores and 80 lakhs, arrest 13 persons and seize 3 vehicles

Islamabad, March 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF conducted 7 operations in the provinces of Punjab, KPK and Sindh. Recovered 3.44 Kgs Heroin, 29 1 Kgs Charas, 1.50 Kgs Methamphetamine and 10800 Psychotropic Tablets. Operations resulted in arrest of 1 3 persons with recovery of 3 vehicles. The value of recovered drugs is approximately 33 Crores 80 Lacs in international Market.

ANF Peshawar Road Check Team seized truck registration No. TKA – 723 and recovered 280 Kgs of Charas, tactfully concealed in secret cavities of the vehicle. Truck was intercepted at Pir Bala Chowk, Warsak Road, Peshawar.

2 persons on board namely Lal Haider s/o Khan Hayder r/o Jamrud, Khyber Agency and Haji Haider s/o Jan Hayder r/o Jamrud, Khyber Agency have been arrested at the spot. As per initial investigations the drugs were destined for Lahore for local consumption.

ANF Karachi Airport Team arrested Muhammad Shaban s/o Nabi Jan r/o Orangi Town, Karachi and recovered 3 Kgs Heroin, 10800 Psychotropic Tablets and 1.50 Kgs Methamphetamine from his hand baggage . The drugs were tactfully concealed in a trolley bag.

The accused was to travel from Karachi to Bangladesh by PIA flight No. PK – 266. On further investigation, his accomplice namely Naseer-Ud-Din s/o Abdul Khaliq r/o Kamari, Karachi was also arrested near Gulshan-i-Iqbal, Karachi.

ANF Karachi intercepted a parcel at Fed-Ex office Shahrah-i-Faisal Karachi and recovered 440 Gms of fine quality Heroin tactfully concealed in cloth. The parcel was sent by Begum Noor r/o Sultanabad, Karachi and was destined for Cyprus.

ANF Rawalpindi arrested Muhammad Mumtaz s/o Muhammad Nazir r/o Tramari Chowk, Islamabad and recovered 1.05 Kgs Charas from his personal possession, while he was traveling on a motorcycle registration No. BM – ICT – 665. The accused was arrested near Main Gate of Benazir Bhutto Hospital, Murree Road, Rawalpindi.

ANF Lahore arrested Sultan Muhammad s/o Habib Gul r/o Peshawar and Muhammad Siddique s/o Khushi Muhammad r/o Qasur and recovered 2.40 Kgs Charas from their personal possession. The accused were arrested near Niazi Bus Stand, Band Road, Lahore.

ANF Lahore arrested Jan Sher s/o Ajmair Khan r/o Khyber Agenc y, Anwar Ali s/o Ghulam Haider r/o Lahore and Shahzad Anjum s/o Muhammad Ramzan r/o Lahore and recovered 6 Kgs Charas from their personal possession.

ANF Lahore arrested 3 persons near Niazi Adda, Band Road, Lahore and recovered 1.2 Kgs of Charas from personal possession. The arrested persons were travelling on a motor bike. Cases against all the accused persons have been registered in ANF Police Stations and further investigation s are under process.

For more information, Contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control
Tel: +92-51-9260535
Fax: +92-51-9260208

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