Peshawar: Heroin smuggling bid thwarted
PESHAWAR: The Customs Department Monday seized 12kg heroin of fine quality at airport and arrested one accused on the spot, Inspector Customs Peshawar Qaisar Khan informed. The Customs authorities after receiving secret information that huge quantity of narcotics will be smuggled out abroad, alerted the staff to foil the bid.
Meanwhile, some important goods that were being exported to Dubai through a private customs agency were presented to Customs authorities for security clearance. During detailed checking of the goods, 12kg heroin concealed artistically in a suitcase was recovered, he added. One accused has been arrested.