ANF recovers 10 tons drugs worth Rs 18 billion

ANF recovers 10 tons drugs worth Rs 18 billion

RAWALPINDI (APP): Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has captured huge cache of narcotics weighing 10 tons worth Rs 18 billion in international market in four operations carried out in Multan, Karachi, Pishin and Qilla Abdullah.

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According to a press release issued here on Friday, the operations also resulted in arrest of three persons including a female involved in drug smuggling. A vehicle was also impounded. The recovered drugs comprised 10 tons opium, three kg heroin and 47 kg hashish.

The ANF Quetta seized 10 tons of opium while carrying out two separate intelligence based operations at District Pishin and Qilla Abdullah.

According to details, the ANF Quetta conducted raids at two different sites including Killi Yarkar, Tehsil Karizaad, District Pishin and Killi Dolangi, Tehsil Gulistan, District Qilla Abdullah and seized 4031 kg and 6150 kg opium respectively.

The ANF Lahore intercepted a car near Javed Hotel Bahawalpur Chowk, Southern Bypass, Multan and recovered three kg heroin concealed in it.

The operation also resulted in arrest of two persons including a female and Muhammad Nadeem both residents of Multan.

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The ANF Karachi acting on a tip-off raided near Al-Asif Square, Super Highway, Karachi and arrested an accused along with 47 kg hashish.

All cases have been registered at the respective ANF police stations and further investigation is underway.