Kohat: Drugs seized, smuggler, gamblers halted
KOHAT, Feb 18: A vehicle carrying fine quality hashish and opium from tribal Darra Adam Khel to down country was impounded on the Indus Highway by the police here on Friday and the smuggler was arrested.
The police stopped the Toyota Hiace (ACD-556) at a toll plaza near the Riaz Khan police station. Upon search the police party found more than 40kg of fine quality hashish and over 12kg opium hidden in the secret cavities of the vehicle.
The smuggler Raheem Khan, resident of Mir Alam Kalay of Bannu was arrested.
The police also arrested six gamblers from Shahpur area and seized Rs16,150 put at stake. The accused were sent to lock up.