Kohat: 2 arrested with hashish
KOHAT: The cantonment police on Saturday seized huge quantity of hashish which was being smuggled from tribal area to down country and arrested two carriers. The cantonment police stopped a Suzuki pick-up number KTB–3288 on Orakzai Agency road. Upon search 36 kilograms of fine quality hashish were recovered from its secret cavities. The price of the consignment in Orakzai Agency is more than Rs1 million which could reach up to Rs50 million in Lahore and Karachi. Its price increases manifold if it is smuggled to UAE.
The two smugglers identified as Raees Khan of Feroze Khel area of Orakzai Agency and Afzal Khan of Tirah valley of Khyber agency were arrested. The Cantt police registered a case against the accused, after which a court sent them to prison.