Rawalpindi: 6kg heroin smuggling attempt foiled
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Narcotic Force foiled a smuggling attempt of narcotics to Spain and arrested a passenger travelling from Islamabad to Spain, at Benazir Bhutto International Airport on Sunday. According to the airport authorities, the seizure was made when the check-in of Etihad Airways flight for Abu Dhabi was in progress at the airport. One of the passengers who later identified as JavaidIqbal was spotted acting suspiciously by the Anti–Narcotics Force staff during the check-in of passengers for Abu Dhabi and was taken into custody. During search, the ANF staff recovered 6 kg of heroin concealed in the cavities of the suitcase. The suspect who belonged to Gujrat was arrested and shifted to the ANF police station.