30 maunds hashish seized
LASBELA—Lasbela Police have recovered 30 maunds of hashish from a Gwadar-bound Mazda truck at Zero- Check Point in Uthal, here on Sunday.
Addressing a press conference here, Acting District Police Officer, Zia Mandokhel said that drug smugglers loading huge quantity of hashish in a Mazda truck were taking it from Quetta to Gwadar in order to smuggle it abroad. “Acting on a tip-off, a police party searched the truck at Zero Point in Uthal area of Lasbela district and recovered 30 maunds of hashish from the vehicle,” he said. He said that Lasbela Police received intelligence information four days back that the drug smugglers had been planning to smuggle huge quantity of hashish from Quetta to Gwadar, from where it was to be smuggled abroad. He said that however, a police party headed by SHO Uthal, Hasil Khan Qambrani stopped the Mazda truck at Zero Point and recovered the drug from the vehicle.—APP