Rawalpindi: Bid to smuggle heroin thwarted
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Narcotics Force (ANF) Thursday arrested a Muscat–bound passenger from the Benazir Bhutto International Airport (BBIA) after recovery of heroin powder packed in his shoes, the ANF sources said. The ANF staff intercepted Haroon Zada, son of Taj Mohammad, resident of Buner (passport number BV–5496861), and recovered 600 grams of heroin smartly packed in specially-made cavities in his shoes.
He was proceeding to Muscat by flight WY-326 scheduled to fly at 8 a.m. He was arrested at 6:45 a.m. when he reached the ANF Counter for luggage–checking.