Anti Narcotics Force recovers heroin and charas arrest 9 persons and seize 2 vehicles in different operations
Islamabad, July 02, 2014 (PPI-OT): ANF during various operations in Rawalpindi, Lahore, Peshawar, Haripur and Karachi recovered 31.330 Kgs Heroin and 7 Kgs Charas, while arrested 9 persons and seized 2 vehicles. ANF Karachi arrested Habib Khan s/o Piyo Khan r/o Bara (Khyber Agency) at Gold Market, Shopping Centre, DHA Morr, Karachi and recovered 20 Kgs Heroin from his personal possession.
ANF Karachi intercepted a Honda Civic No. ACJ-293 at Kala Board near Nehal Hospital, Malir Karachi and recovered 2 kgs Hashish from the vehicle. An accused namely Zahoor Ahmed s/o Khan Muhammad r/o Karachi was arrested on the spot.
ANF Karachi seized a parcel at TCS Office Karachi and recovered 2.8 Kgs Heroin concealed in 3 books. The parcel was booked from TCS Sub Office Lahore and was being sent USA.
ANF Rawalpindi arrested Afzal Mahmood s/o Mushtaq Hussain r/o Chakwal and Muhammad Shehzad s/o Muhammad Ashraf Khan r/o Peshawar near a parking plaza, Fowara Chowk, Raja Bazar, Rawalpindi and recovered 6 kgs Heroin from their possession.
ANF Lahore arrested Manaal Farukh alias Manan Butt s/o Farukh Saeed Butt r/o Lahore near Shell Petrol Pump, Scheme Morr Multan Road, Lahore and recovered 2 Kgs Hashish from his personal possession.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Toyota Corolla Car No. SV-701 (ICT) at Parking area of AIIAP, Lahore and recovered 1.030 Kgs Heroin from the vehicle. Two accused namely Sajid Raza s/o Khushi Muhammad and Muhammad Ijaz s/o Nazar Muhammad r/o Sargodha was arrested on the spot.
ANF Peshawar arrested Asmat Munsif s/o Aleem r/o Khyber Agency near Faizabad Bus Stand, Haji Camp Adda Peshawar and recovered 1.500 Kgs Heroin from his personal possession.
ANF Peshawar arrested Niamat Khan s/o Mian Khan r/o Swabi near Sharianwala Gate Chowk Main Bazar Distt Haripur and recovered 3 Kgs Hashish from his personal possession. Cases have been registered at ANF Police Stations and further investigation is under way.
ANF Lahore intercepted an official vehicle of Bomb Disposal Unit Peshawar, Toyota Single Cabin (without number plate) near Motorway Toll Plaza, Faisalabad and recovered 72 kgs Charas from the vehicle. Two accused namely Asif Khan s/o Fazal Subhan r/o Peshawar and Muhammad Sohail s/o Nawab Khan r/o Karak were arrested on the spot.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Pakistani National namely Muhammad Zubair Khan s/o Muhammad Akbar Khan r/o Faisalabad at Multan Airport and recovered 2 kgs Heroin concealed in his trolley bag. He was to travel to Saudi Arabia by Flight No. NL- 701.
ANF Lahore arrested a Lady Pakistani National namely Sana Lal Din D/O Lal Din r/o Narowal at Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore and recovered 2 kgs Heroin concealed in her hand bag. She was to travel to Akra (Ghana) via Dubai by Flight No. EK-622.
ANF Lahore seized a consignment at Sky Net Courier and recovered 750 gms Heroin concealed in Dental Surgery Equipment. The consignment was booked for UK. The accused sender namely Muhammad Ramzan s/o Ghulam Muhammad r/o Sialkot was also arrested after initial investigation.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Toyota Corolla Car No. (without number plate) at Pindi Bhatian Motorway Interchange Toll Plaza, District Hafizabad and recovered 3 kgs Heroin from the vehicle. An accused namely Javed Khan s/o Meer Ahmed Khan r/o Peshawar was arrested on the spot.
ANF Lahore arrested a lady namely Babra Sultana w/o Muhammad Arshad Iqbal (late) r/o Faisalabad near Imam Jalwi Mazar, Jaranwala Road, Faisalabad and recovered 1 kg Heroin and 1.2 kgs Charas from her possession.
ANF Karachi arrested Ghulam Nabi s/o Muhammad Izat r/o Sukkur and recovered 600 gms Charas from his personal possession. He was arrested at Merani Mohallah, Bachal Shah Miani, near City By-Pass, Sukkur. ANF Karachi seized a consignment at TCS Office Karachi and recovered 870 gms Heroin concealed in 4 pants. The parcel was booked from TCS Sub Office Lahore and was being sent UK.
ANF Peshawar intercepted a passenger Toyota Hiace No.LXB-2144 at Motorway Toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1 Kg Charas and 600 gms Opium from an accused namely Muhammad Amir s/o Muhammad Nazir r/o Toba Tak Singh. Drugs were concealed in shopping bags.
ANF Lahore intercepted a Pakistani National namely Nasir Hameed s/o Abdul Hameed r/o Mandi Bahauddin at Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore who confessed of having ingested Heroin filled capsules in his stomach, which later on resulted in delivery of 7 Heroin filled capsules weighing 55 gms. He was to travel to Italy via Doha by Flight No. QR-620.
ANF Rawalpindi intercepted a Honda Civic Car No. LXO-7558 at Iqbal Shaheed Toll Plaza, GT Road, Attock and recovered 6 kgs Charas from the car. Two accused namely Shakir Ullah s/o Muhammad Akbar r/o Rawalpindi and Muhammad Sohail s/o Muhammad Ashraf r/o Abbotabad were arrested on the spot.
ANF Rawalpindi arrested Muhammad Naseer s/o Muhammad Nazeer r/o Rawalpindi and Bahadur Khan s/o Khan (Afghan Refugee) r/o Attock and recovered 4 kgs Charas from their possession. They were travelling on a motorcycle No. RIL-119 at GT Road, Hattian Bus Stop, Attock.
ANF Quetta arrested Din Muhammad s/o Toor Khan r/o Quetta and recovered 600 gms Charas from his personal possession. He was arrested at Sirki Road, Quetta. Cases have been registered at ANF Police Stations and further investigation is under way.
For more information, contact:
Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF)
Minister for Narcotics Control