Czech woman attempting to smuggle 9kg of heroin held at Lahore airport

Published: January 10, 2018
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The value of drugs in the international market is believed to be Rs150 million. PHOTO:EXPRESS

The value of drugs in the international market is believed to be Rs150 million. PHOTO:EXPRESS

A foreign woman was taken into custody at the Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore after she attempted to smuggle 9kg of heroin on Wednesday, according to Express News.

Czech woman, identified as 21-year-old Teresa, was able to cross two security checks despite ‘stringent’ controls in place.

She was en route to the United Arab Emirates.

British national arrested at Karachi aiport for carrying heroin

Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) officials as well as Customs personnel took the suspect into custody after finding the contraband.

The value of the drugs in the international market is believed to be Rs150 million.

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Reader Comments (4)

  • Zabir
    Jan 10, 2018 - 9:54PM

    She is lucky to caught in Pakistan. UAE laws are draconian. She cannot do it. Someone has given her. Set her free and catch the real culprit who use girls as an easy targets. Recommend

  • MJ-Sid
    Jan 11, 2018 - 2:23AM

    I hope that the heroin was not discovered during a full cavity search.Recommend

  • Jadeed
    Jan 11, 2018 - 8:56AM

    Where did she get 9 kgs of heroine? There must be a gang behind her, need to invetigate further. What a waste anyway? Recommend

  • Mike
    Jan 12, 2018 - 7:23PM

    She’s no angel! Worked as an expensive escort girl and smuggled drugs before. I just can’t get how dump that girl has to be to carry 9kg in her handbag.Recommend

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