Karachi: 45kg heroin worth Rs5m seized
KARACHI: The Anti–Narcotics Force (ANF) seized 45 kilograms of heroin during a raid in the sea port area on Wednesday. The ANF spokesman said the operation wing had received information about the movement of a large consignment of drugs into the country via the port. The force intercepted a container carrying juice packs from the Karachi port in which 45 kilograms of high–quality brown heroin had been concealed. The narcotics were hidden in specially–designed capsules in litre packs and were meant to be transported to Malaysia.
Its estimated value in the international market is more than Rs5 million. The ANF also apprehended a suspect during the raid while the search for other gang members is under way.