ANF seizes 40.5 Kg drugs, ar­rests 23 drug of­fend­ers

Daily Messenger - - National -

ISLAMABAD: Anti Nar­cotics Force (ANF) in 20 coun­ternar­cotics op­er­a­tions car­ried out across the coun­try re­cov­ered 40.5 Kg drugs amount­ing Rs. 81 Mil­lion in in­ter­na­tional mar­ket, while ar­rested 23 drug of­fend­ers and im­pounded 6 ve­hi­cles.

The seized drugs com­prised of 33.4 Kg Hashish, 3.4 Kg Heroin, 3.3 Kg Am­phet­a­mine and 300 Grams Co­caine.

ANF Rawalpindi ar­rested an ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Is­lam Gul res­i­dent of Mar­dan at Be­nazir Bhutto In­ter­na­tional Air­port, Islamabad who was trav­el­ling to Saudi Ara­bia by Gulf Air­ways Flight No. GF-771 and re­cov­ered 780 Grams Am­phet­a­mine which was con­cealed in his trol­ley bag.

In an­other op­er­a­tion, ANF Rawalpindi ar­rested a for­eign bound pas­sen­ger iden­ti­fied as Khalid Noor res­i­dent of Hangu at Be­nazir Bhutto In­ter­na­tional Air­port, Islamabad trav­el­ling to Dubai by Sha­heen Air­ways Flight No. NL-221 and re­cov­ered 1.4 Kg Am­phet­a­mine which was tact­fully con­cealed in his trol­ley bag.

In third op­er­a­tion, ANF Rawalpindi re­cov­ered 4 Kg Hashish from per­sonal pos- ses­sion of 3x ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Muham­mad Ilahi Khan, Rozia Bibi & Hus­san Taj all res­i­dents of Noshera. They were ar­rested at Karachi Ho­tel, near Pir­wad­hai Road, Rawalpindi.

In fourth op­er­a­tion, ANF Rawalpindi in­ter­cepted a Toy­ota Corolla Car near CDA Stop, IJP Road, Islamabad dur­ing the search, 2 Kg Hashish was re­cov­ered from se­cret cavity of the ve­hi­cle. The ac­cused iden­ti­fied as So­hail At­las and Muham­mad Saqib both res­i­dents of Rawalpindi, were also ar­rested at the spot dur­ing the op­er­a­tion.

ANF La­hore re­cov­ered 900 grams heroin from pos­ses­sion of an ac­cused namely Muham­mad Jamil res­i­dent of Gu­jran­wala ar­rested near Bi­lal Trav­els, Lari Adda, Sialkot.

More­over, ANF La­hore re­cov­ered 5 Kg Hashish from pos­ses­sion of 2x ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Mst. Asia Bibi res­i­dent of Muzaf­far­garh and Muham­mad Akram res­i­dent of Mul­tan ar­rested near PSO Petrol Pump, Yasir Filling Sta­tion, Mul­tan-Ali­abad Road, Mul­tan.

In third op­er­a­tion, ANF La­hore re­cov­ered 1.2 Kg Hashish from pos­ses­sion of the ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Ma­sood Ul Has­san res­i­dent of Sialkot ar­rested near Air­port Road, Sam­brial, Sialkot.

In fourth op­er­a­tion, ANF La­hore in­ter­cepted a Mo­tor­cy­cle near Ni­azi Bus Stand, Band Road, La­hore and re­cov­ered 3.6 Kg Hashish from pos­ses­sion of ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Im­ran Ali Shah res­i­dent of La­hore.

In fifth op­er­a­tion, ANF La­hore in­ter­cepted a Mo­tor­cy­cle near Khan Med­i­cal Store, Clifton Ho­tel, Rail­way Sta­tion, La­hore and re­cov­ered 2.4 Kg Hashish from pos­ses­sion of the ac­cused iden­ti­fied as Zul­fiqar Ali res­i­dent of La­hore.

In sixth op­er­a­tion, ANF La­hore in­ter­cepted a Suzuki Mehran Car near Fuel & Fuel CNG Pump, Pindi Bhat­tian Mo­tor­way Toll Plaza, Hafiz­abad and re­cov­ered 4.8 Kg Hashish which was tact­fully con­cealed in se­cret cav­i­ties of the car. A per­son on board iden­ti­fied as Muham­mad Ramzan res­i­dent of Toba Tek Singh was ap­pre­hended dur­ing the op­er­a­tion. All cases have been reg­is­tered at re­spec­tive ANF Po­lice Sta­tions and fur­ther in­ves­ti­ga­tions are un­der­way.

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