Peshawar: 2,500kg meat seized
PESHAWAR: Khasadar force of Landi Kotal on Tuesday foiled a bid to smuggle 2,500kg meat to Afghanistan and arrested a man at Torkham Border.
Political tehsildar, Landi Kotal, Abdul Nabi Bangash, on a tip-off about meat smuggling to Afghanistan, constituted a team of Khasadar force to frustrate the attempt.
The team intercepted a pick-up truck at Torkham Border and seized the 2,500kg meat besides arresting the involved person. The meat was later auctioned through open bidding. The provincial government and political authorities have banned meat transportation to Afghanistan from Pakistan.