Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan seized 2.9 Metric Tons narcotics valuing US $ 227.5 Million internationally, arrested 21 culprits including one foreigner and impounded 7 vehicles while conducting 31 counter-narcotics strikes. The seized drugs comprised 1165.600 Kg Heroin, 1727 Kg Hashish, 23 Kg Opium and 113000x Tabs (Roche Tab, Lyrica Capsules, Xanax Tab and Valium Diazepam Tabs).
As per details, the staff of Police Station ANF Turbat intercepted a car and recovered 25 Kg Heroin from Baloch Chowk, District, Kech. In another operation, Police Station Quetta recovered 20 Kg Hashish from Alto Mehran Car at Quetta Chamman road District, Quetta. In third operation, PS ANF Gawadar recovered 70 Kg Heroin from Coastal mountainous area of Jiwani at District Gawadar. In fourth Operation Police Station ANF Panjgur recovered 35 Kg Hashish from abandon house at District Panjgur. In fifth operation Police Station ANF Quetta recovered 1576 Kg Hashish from Killi Dolangi Tehsil Gulistan & District Qilla Abdullah. In sixth operation, PS ANF Nokundi recovered 1050 Kg Heroin from Zamyad (Irani) vehicle at gen area of Girdi Jungle Tehsil Dalbandin, District Chaghi.
The staff of ANF Police Station Dina while establishing naka, at Tarakai Toll Plaza, Main GT Road Jhelum, during checking of passengers bus recovered 4 Kg Hashish from shoulder bag of arrested accused namely Manzoor Ahmed residence of Sialkot. In another operation Police Station ANF Rawalpndi intercepted a suspected consignment containing 4x Cartons at Private Courier Company and recovered 895 Grams Suspected Powder which was concealed in ladies purse from the said consignment. The consignment was being sent to Canada. In third operation, Police Station ANF Rawalpindi arrested an accused namely Farhad Ullah residence of Bannu at Islamabad International Airport, Islamabad who was travelling to Daman, Saudi Arabia through Flight No. EK-615 recovered 6000x Xanax Al-Prazolam Tabs weighing 744 Grams which was concealed in his trolley bag. In fourth operation, PS ANF Rawalpindi conducted an operation near al-Shifa Eye Trust Hospital GT Road, Rawalpindi intercepted Motorcycle and recovered 460 Grams Hashish from personal possession of accused namely Hassan Bin Maqsood residence of Rawalpindi. In fifth operation, Police Station ANF Dina intercepted Truck (bed Ford) near Punjab University Campus, GT Road, Jhelum and recovered 4.800 Kg Hashish which was concealed in secret cavities of said vehicle, an accused namely Khan Zameer arrested on the spot.
The staff of ANF Punjab, Police Station ANF Lahore intercepted a suspected consignment containing 1x pair of shoes at Cargo Complex Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore and recovered 192 grams Heroin which was tactfully concealed in 1x pair of shoes which was sending by Muhammad Asif Abbas residence of Islamabad to Kiran Johan, Manchester UK. In another operation, Police Station ANF Mianwali raided near Hamza Mills MM Road Mianwali seized Toyota Corolla car and recovered 24 Kg Hashish which was concealed in secret cavities of the car and personal possession of arrested 2x accused namely Bilal Ahmed and Zafar Khan residence of Loralai. In third operation, Police Station ANF Sialkot arrested an accused namely Muhammad Sharif residence of Multan at Sial International Airport, Sialkot travelling to Dubai through Emirates Airline Flight No. EK-62 and recovered 7 Kg Heroin which was tactfully concealed in his trolley bag. In fourth operation, PS ANF Lahore arrested an accused namely Abid Hussain resident of Mandi Bahauddin who was travelling to Italy through Oman Airline Flight No. WY-342 at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore and recovered 5.080 Kg Heroin which was tactfully concealed in his trolley bag.
The staff of ANF KP Police Station Kohat in collaboration with FC recovered 4.800 Kg Hashish from area Sada Para Chinar road near tapu sama cricket ground. In another operation, Police Station ANF Peshawar intercepted Toyota car at Motorway Toll Plaza Peshawar during naka and recovered 2.400 Kg Hashish from secret cavity of the car. An accused namely Sajjid Hassan residence of Charsada apprehended on the spot. In third operation, Police Station ANF Peshawar conducted an Intelligence Based Operation near Speerah nullah Killi Jamrud Khyber and recovered 4 Kg Heroin. In fourth operation, Police Station ANF Peshawar in collaboration with ASF arrested an accused namely Kamran Khan residence of Mardan which was travelling to Saudi Arabia through Flight No. G9-577 and recovered 6255x Valium Diazepam Tabs weighing 1.100 Kg which was tactfully concealed in sweet box. In fifth operation, Police Station ANF Peshawar intercepted a Toyota Hiace at Shin Qamar and recovered 14 Kg Hashish which was tactfully concealed in different parts of said vehicle and arrested an accused namely Muhammad Ilyas residence of Khyber. In sixth operation, Police Station ANF Peshawar arrested an accused namely Abrar Bakhtiar residence of Afghanistan and recovered 18 Kg Opium which was concealed in ghee box. The accused crossing Torkham Border into Pak and was further destined to Peshawar. In seventh operation, PS ANF Peshawar arrested an accused namely Hazrat Ali residence of Peshawar and recovered 600 Grams Hashish which was concealed in foot wears from passenger Toyota Hiace at Motorway Toll Plaza, Peshawar. In eighth operation, PS ANF Peshawar arrested an accused from passenger Bus at Motorway Toll Plaza, Peshawar during naka and recovered 1.300 Kg Hashish which was concealed in foot wear of 2x accused namely Mumraiz Khan residence of Khyber and Muhammad Zeeshan residence of Bahawalpur. In ninth operation, PS ANF Peshawar arrested an accused lady namely Samia with a child namely Iqra age 6 years residence of Peshawar near Motorway Toll Plaza, Peshawar from passenger bus and recovered 3.600 Kg Hashish from her bag. In tenth operation, PS ANF Peshawar arrested an accused namely Ishraq Muhammad residence of Attock at Motorway Toll Plaza, Peshawar from passenger van and recovered 1.300 Kg Hashish from his personal possession. In eleventh operation, PS ANF Peshawar arrested an accused namely Muhammad Jan residence of Peshawar from passenger Toyota Hiace at Motorway Toll Plaza, Peshawar and recovered 4.800 Kg Hashish from his personal possession.
ANF Sindh Police Station ANF Hyderabad raided near Ayoub Hotel National Highway Hyderabad and recovered 5 Kg Opium and 30 Kg Hashish from secret cavity of the car. Accused namely Manzoor Khandro residence of Larkana and Muhammad Ali residence of Sanghar were apprehended on the spot. In another operation, Police Station ANF Karachi intercepted a suspected consignment which was concealed in 8x Thread Roll and recovered 3.250 Kg Heroin. In third operation, Police Station ANF Karachi arrested accused namely Mehrab Ali residence of Sukkur, travelling to Saudi Arab through flight No. SV-705 at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi and recovered 2800x Roche Tabs which was concealed in box. In fourth operation, Police Station ANF Karachi seized 2x containers at PICT Seaport, Karachi and recovered 98000 Xanax Tabs weighing 22.800 Kg and 63000x Lyrica Capsules weighing 28.500 Kg kept in container . The container was booked by M/S Meerab Enterprises Lahore being sent to M/S Dar Al-Hamrya Garments trading LLC Dubai, UAE. In fifth operation, Police Station ANF Karachi intercepted a parcel at Private courier company which was being sent to UK and recovered 280 Grams Heroin which was concealed in 26x Lollypops.
All cases have been registered at respective ANF Police Stations under CNS Act 1997 and further investigations are underway.