Anti Narcotics Force seizes mega consignment of narcotics weighing 5.5 ton from District Pishin

Islamabad, July 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):ANF seized mega quantity of narcotics weighing 5.5 Tons worth Rs 11 Billion in International Market. The seized narcotics comprised 1.022 Ton Heroin and 4.51 Ton Opium. ANF also arrested a drug peddler during its countrywide anti drug drive against street drug peddlers.

According to details, ANF Quetta seized 1.022 Ton Heroin and 4.51 Ton Opium while carrying out a successful intelligence led operation at District Pishin. The seized drugs were stocked at a desolate site located in mountainous area of Killi Tor Tangai, Tehsil Barshore, District Pishin.

According to initial reports, the drugs were to be handed over to some other narcotics gang for final dispatch to some unidentified location on receipt of safe signal. Meanwhile, ANF Rawalpindi raided near Khan Chowk, Village Marri Kanjoor, District Attock, recovering 2 Kg Hashish from personal possession of a street drug peddler of Attock. Both cases have been registered at respective ANF Police Stations and further investigation is underway.

For more information, contact:
Headquarters,
Anti Narcotics Force (ANF)
National Park Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9270173
Fax: +92-51-9270165
Email: anf@anf.gov.pk
Website: www.anf.gov.pk