ANF seizes 462.5kg drugs worth US$ 2.54 mil­lion in 10 op­er­a­tions

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IS­LAM­ABAD: De­ter­mined to up­root drug men­ace from the coun­try and the world, Anti Nar­cotics Force Pak­istan seized 462.500 Kgs Nar­cotics worth US$ 2.54 Mil­lion in­ter­na­tion­ally, ar­rested 8 cul­prits and im­pounded 4 ve­hi­cles while con­duct­ing 10 counter-nar­cotic strikes. The seized drugs com­prised of 59.600 Kg Hashish, 0.190 Kg Heroin, 2.710 Kg Metham­phetamine and 400 Kg HCL.

ANF KP, Po­lice Sta­tion Ko­hat in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Kur­ram in­tel­li­gence team, Kur­ram near Chutta Dur­rani Nul­lah in­ter­cepted Toy­ota Corolla Car, how­ever said car tried to es­cape and af­ter some dis­tance, Driver of the car man­aged to fled away. Af­ter de­tailed search 30 Kgs Hashish re­cov­ered from trunk of the said car. In an­other op­er­a­tion, the staff of Po­lice Sta­tion Pe­shawar in­ter­cepted a con­sign­ment from a truck parked at Torkham Bor­der which was pro­ceed­ing to Afghanista­n (laden with HCL) and other con­sign­ments. Said truck was al­lowed to pro­ceed (less HCL con­sign­ment) with­out af­fect­ing other con­sign­ment on truck. Sus­pected four drums of Hy­drochlo­ric Acid (HCL) were la­beled as Black Pow­der In­dus­try Now­shera, which were booked by one Gul Agha (Afghani). Ground check of same has re­vealed that no such in­dus­try ex­ists and no le­gal doc­u­ments have been pro­duced. FIR has been logged against Afghan na­tional by Po­lice Sta­tion Pe­shawar & 400 Kgs HCL was seized. In third op­er­a­tion, on a tipoff the staff of Po­lice Sta­tion Re­gional Direc­torate Pe­shawar in­ter­cepted a courier par­cel at TCS fran­chise, GB Plaza Karkhano Mar­ket Pe­shawar which was booked for District Hafiz­abad and seized one loud speaker. Dur­ing de­tail search190 grams heroin & 1.200 Kgs Hashish were re­cov­ered which was tact­fully con­cealed in­side the loud speaker. Ini­tial in­ves­ti­ga­tion re­vealed that sender ac­cused namely Wa­jid res­i­dent of Pe­shawar and re­cip­i­ent Sa­jid Mehmood res­i­dent of Hafiz­abad were in­volve in this case. In fourth op­er­a­tion, ANF KP, Po­lice Sta­tion DI Khan re­cov­ered 2.400 Kgs Hashish from ar­rested ac­cused Zahir Khan res­i­dent of DI Khan at Dara­ban road which was wrapped with his body. In fifth op­er­a­tion, Po­lice Sta­tion Mansehra in­ter­cepted a Mo­tor­cy­cle at main Shahra-e-Re­sham near food Hut restau­rant and re­cov­ered 1.200 Kgs Hashish from per­sonal pos­ses­sion of the ar­rested ac­cused Usama Younas res­i­dent of Mansehra.

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