Landikotal: 30kg of heroin seized
LANDIKOTAL: Custom officials frustrated an attempt of narcotics smuggling by seizing 30kg of heroin from a truck at Torkham border on Saturday. According to Superintendent Customs, during surveillance at Torkham border a truck No BLKH-7883 was signalled to stop after which the Customs officials recovered 30kg of heroin during the checking of the vehicle. It was hidden in its cavities. The driver of the truck managed to escape while a case has been registered under Narcotics Act. The price of the heroin was stated to be Rs300 million in the international market.