Islamabad: Smuggling bids foiled
ISLAMABAD: Two attempts to smuggle hashish and opium were frustrated and two smugglers were arrested by officials of Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday. In the first incident, the Custom Intelligence staff seized 800kg hashish from a truck on Kohat Road near Peshawar.
The truck driver and conductor were arrested. In another attempt, the FBR staff recovered 120kg hashish and 4kg opium from a truck on Mardan Road near Rashakai Interchange. However, the driver and conductor managed to escape.