Rawalpindi: ANF recovers heroin booked for UK
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Narcotics Force (ANF) on Thursday recovered 5.8-kg heroin hide in different consignments booked for United Kingdom (UK). According to the spokesman, ANF on a tip-off intercepted different consignments booked for consignors abroad. During the search of the consignments ANF recovered fine quality heroin. He said that the heroin was very tactfully concealed in different items marble pieces, spoons, knifes, machinery parts and wooden box.
The consignments were booked by Pakistani nationals for UK, he said adding that cases against the consignees have been registered at PS ANF, Rawalpindi, while investigation was in progress.
Similarly, ANF also recovered 75 liters of Acetic Anhydride (chemical used for manufacturing of heroin) from Attock. The carried was also held by ANF who identified as Tariq Ahmed son of Lajbar Khan hails from Mardan and presently residing in Attock, the spokesman added.