RAWALPINDI: Anti-Narcotics Force Rawalpindi intercepted six people riding in three SUVs near Motorway Toll Plaza, Islamabad and recovered a total of 75.8 kilograms of opium and 52.8 Kilogrammes of hashish from them. All the suspects belonged to Khyber tribal district. Separately, ANF Rawalpindi raided Peshawar Nursery, National Talent Pool Kheer, H-9, Islamabad and stopped two people riding a sedan car to recover 3.5kg of heroin from under the seat. In another strike, ANF Rawalpindi arrested two people who were caught trying to smuggle 3kg heroin in the doors of an SUV they were riding. In the fourth operation, ANF Rawalpindi intercepted a double cabin pick up at Sanjwal Morr, GT Road, Attock and recovered 7.2kg hashish and 1.2kg opium from secret cavities of the said vehicle and arrested the driver and his partner.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 13th, 2019.