Karachi: Excise police arrest drug-peddler
KARACHI: The District East Excise Police arrested a drug–peddler in Pehlwan Goth and recovered hashish from his possession on Friday. On a tip-off, the excise police party raided the den of a drug–peddler named Shahid Pathan in Pehlwan Goth and arrested him. An FIR was lodged against the accused under the Narcotics Act. Meanwhile, Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation Mukesh Kumar Chawla has directed officials of his department to take further steps against drug–peddlers.