ANF foils a smuggling bid at the Jinnah International airport

Published: January 6, 2015
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The spokesperson said that the net quantity of heroin in the capsules was 660 grammes. A case has been registered and further investigation was under progress, added the spokesperson. PHOTO: AFP

The spokesperson said that the net quantity of heroin in the capsules was 660 grammes. A case has been registered and further investigation was under progress, added the spokesperson. PHOTO: AFP

KARACHI: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) claimed to have foiled a smuggling bid at Jinnah International Airport on Tuesday.

According to an ANF spokesperson, after receiving a tip off, officials stopped a suspect who was scheduled to travel to Thailand.

The spokesperson said that after a physical search, ANF officials recovered 67 capsules filled with heroin from him.

The spokesperson said that the net quantity of heroin in the capsules was 660 grammes. A case has been registered and further investigation was under progress.

Raids are being carried out in various parts of country to apprehend the gang involved, said the spokesperson.

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