Taftan Rifles seizes drugs  

Published: October 5, 2019
Email
PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

QUETTA: Taftan Rifles have seized 425 kilogrammes of hashish and 140 kilogrammes of opium during a raid in the Mashkeel area of Washuk district, Balochistan a day ago. Officials said that the consignment of hashish and opium was brought to Mashkeel from Afghanistan for its onward shipment to Iran and Gulf states through the coastline of Makran. The smuggling news was leaked and the Taftan Rifles wing of Frontier Corps South conducted a raid on the Mashkeel town near Pak-Iran border and recovered the drugs dumped in the area. However, no arrest was reported in this regard.

Published in The Express Tribune, October 5th, 2019.

Facebook Conversations

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Balochistan