Rawalpindi: Bid to smuggle heroin to UK foiled
RAWALPINDI: The Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) on Monday recovered a huge quantity of heroin powder booked for UK through cargo, the ANF said. The ANF received information that a drug mafia, active in Pakistan, was engaged in transporting huge consignment of heroin to Europe, concealing drugs in cone ice cream (CIC) machines being transported to UK through cargo. A team of ANF staff raided the cargo at Benazir Bhutto International Airport (BBIA) and confiscated CIC machines, the ANF said, adding that during search of the machine, recovered five kilogram of heroin concealed in its parts. The ANF said that the machines were booked through APX Couriers, Rawalpindi, adding that the management of the company has been rounded up for further investigation.