Rawalpindi: Bid to smuggle heroin thwarted
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Narcotics Force (ANF) on Monday arrested a China-bound passenger who was in possession of 1.4 kilograms of heroin, ANF sources said. Sources said that Khan Israr, son of Mehboob Khan, Passport No. YD–4108641, resident of Village Shanwari, Hungu, was proceeding to Uromchi (China) by CZ-6008 at 8:15 a.m. from Benazir Butto International Airport (BBIA). When he reached at the ASF counter after getting clearance from the immigration counter, the ANF staff found his activities doubtful during questioning. The passenger was taken to the interrogation room and 1.4 kilograms of heroin powder was recovered from his handbag and some quantity was concealed in his underwear, sources said.