Rawalpindi: ANF recovers 10 kg of heroin, man held
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Narcotics Force (ANF), in a big breakthrough, has recovered 10 kilogram heroin consignment being transported to Europe, arresting a passenger from Benazir Bhutto International Airport (BBIA), while travelling to Italy via Abu Dhabi, Saturday morning, ANF sources said.
The sources said that ANF staff at BBIA intercepted a passenger identified as Khalid Mehmood, son of Allah Bux, hailing from Faisalabad and took him to the checking room of the ANF. They added that during search of his luggage, the ANF staff recovered 10 kilogram heroin concealed in different hidden parts of the baggage.
The suspect bearing Passport No. KP 0152432 was leaving for Italy via Abu Dhabi by Emirate Airline EY-232; the sources maintained adding that the suspect has been shifted to ANF police station for further investigation after lodging FIR against him.