Sun. Jul 25th, 2021

ANF seized 2730.611 kgs drugs worth RS.243 million domestically in 24 operations

Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan

Mudasser Chudhary: Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan seized 2730.611 Kgs narcotics valuing Rs 243 Million domestically, arrested 24 culprits including 5 ladies and impounded 5 vehicles while conducting 24 counter-narcotics strikes. The seized drugs comprised of 1634.136 Kg Hashish, 254 Kg Opium,13.285 Kg Heroin, 3.190 Kg Methamphetamine/ Ice (Liquid) & 826 Kg Morphine.

As per details, ANF Rawalpindi apprehended two ladies accused namely Rabia wife of Bacha Rahim resident of Mardan and Irshada Bibi wife of Alaf Ullah resident of Mardan near Iqbal Shaheed Toll Plaza GT Road, Attock and recovered 2.400 Kg Heroin and 1.200 Kg Hashish from arrested ladies accused. In another operation, ANF Rawalpindi intercepted a Loader Rakshaw (New Asia)  near Chach Interchange, Tehsil Hazro, District Attock and recovered 1 Kg Opium and 1.200 Kg Hashish from arrested accused namely Raza Khan s/o Allah Noor resident Attock. In third operation, ANF Rawalpindi arrested accused namely Asif Ali s/o Abdul Raheem  near Faizabad Bus Stand Islamabad and recovered 470 grams Amphetamine which was concealed in wireless speaker from arrested accused. In fourth operation, ANF Rawalpindi arrested lady namely Zubaida wife Raham Sher resident of Peshawar during naka at Iqbal Shaheed Toll Plaza, GT Road Attock and recovered 2.400 Kg Hashish from arrested lady accused accordingly.

The staff of ANF Punjab intercepted a Motorcycle CD-70 near chicken Cottage, Sialkot-Wazirabad Road and recovered 4 Kg Hashish & 270 grams Methamphetamine from arrested two accused namely Kasif Rasheed s/o Muhammad Rasheed resident of Lahore and Muhammad Usman s/o Muhammad Matloob resident of Sialkot. In another operation, ANF Punjab approached on request of Manager Fedex Express Courier Service Company Kashmir Road, Sialkot who informed about one suspected consignment booked for Canada, after checking of consignment 750 grams Heroin recovered from the medical instruments. In third operation, ANF Lahore arrested two accused namely Amam Ali s/o Muhammad Ameer resident of Bahawalnagar and Munir Ahmed s/o Bashir Ahmed resident of Lahore with recovery 8 Kg Heroin and 12 Kg Hashish alongwith Motorcycle Honda CG-125 without number plate. The seizure was made at the area of Dafai Band Mor near Bader Mor Number M/270. The accused persons were trying to smuggle narcotics from Pakistan to India. In fourth operation, ANF Lahore recovered 1.100 Kg Heroin during checking at apron area of Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore. The said heroin tactfully concealed in an engine remover and installation trolley in Airblue TGS apron area. In fifth operation, ANF Punjab arrested one Pakistani national accused namely Ghulam Murtaza s/o Muhammad Salehoon resident of Mandi Bahauddin at ANF search counter, Sial International Airport Sialkot. The said accused was proceeding to Jeddah via Baharain through Gulf Airlines and recovered 3.190 Kgs Methamphetamine Ice (Liquid) which was tactfully filled in different bottles of perfume shampoo & Airfreshener and concealed in trolley bag.

ANF KP Peshawar staff arrested an accused namely Bakhmal Khan s/o Ghulam Muhammad resident of Khyber TD at Daewoo Bus Terminal Peshawar and recovered 1 Kg Hashish which was concealed in his shoes. In another operation, ANF KPK intercepted a Toyota Corolla Car at Tanhai CP South Waziristan and recovered 2.036 Kgs Hashish which was concealed in door of seized car. Two accused namely Jameel Khan s/o Allah Khan resident of District Tank and Jameel Ahmed s/o Allah Khan resident of District Tank were arrested on the spot. In third operation, ANF Peshawar arrested an accused at Motorway Toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kgs Hashish from arrested accused namely Waqas Jawad s/o Derwaish resident of Peshawar. Accused was travelling from Peshawar to Rawalpindi on a passenger Toyota Hiace. In fourth operation, the staff of ANF Peshawar arrested an accused who was travelling in Toyota Hiace near motorway toll plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.035 Kgs Heroin which was tactfully concealed in plastic stool chair in shape of bag. Arrested accused namely Noor Ahmed s/o Gul Muhammad Khan resident of District Hangu passenger of Qatar Airways which was scheduled from Islamabad to Doha. In fifth operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted Ambulance during naka near Motorway toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 6 Kg Hashish from tomatoes crate. One accused namely Ashfaq Ahmed s/o Muhammad Nawaz Khan resident of Upper Dir was arrested on the spot. In sixth operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted passenger Toyota Hiace during naka near Rashkai toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1 Kg Hashish from arrested accused namely Irfan Ullah s/o Khany resident of Charsadda. In seventh operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted passenger Toyota Hiace during naka near Motorway toll plaza  Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kgs Hashish which was tactfully concealed in foot wear of arrested accused namely Gul Nabi s/o Syed Karim resident of Peshawar.  In eighth operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted a passenger in Toyota Hiace during naka near Motorway toll plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kgs Hashish from arrested lady accused namely Khush Begum wife of Mushtaq Khan resident of Rawalpindi. In ninth operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted passenger Toyota Coaster during naka near Motorway toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kgs Hashish which was tactfully concealed in speakers. One accused namely Aarif Khan s/o Yousaf resident of Mardan was arrested on the spot. In tenth operation, the staff of ANF Peshawar intercepted passenger Toyota Hiace during naka near Motorway toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kgs Hashish which was wrapped with body of arrested accused namely Shoaib Zadan s/o Naseeb Khan resident of Tehsil & District Khyber. In eleventh operation, ANF Peshawar intercepted Toyota Hiace during naka near Motorway toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 3.600 Kgs Hashish from arrested accused namely Muhammad Junaid s/o Razi Muhammad resident of Mardan. In twelfth operation, ANF Peshawar arrested an accused at Motorway Toll Plaza Peshawar and recovered 1.200 Kg Hashish from arrested accused namely Rozrra Gul s/o Jan Muhammad resident of Tehsil & District Khyber.

The staff of ANF Balochistan Quetta recovered 826 Kg Morphine from Dry rainy nullah situated at mountainous area of Gath Brout Tehsil Dalbandin District Chaghi. In another operation, ANF Balochistan recovered 1580 Kg Hashish from Killi Pinaki Tehsil Gulistan District Qilla Abdullah.   

ANF Sindh Sindh Karachi staff seized a container at South Asian Port Terminal (SAPT) Karachi and recovered 253 Kg Opium which was concealed in sercret cavities of the container. The said container was booked by M/S Karim impex, Naimabad, Karachi being sent to M/S Pak Global Textile Bedding 8481 Keele Street Concord Ontario L4Km Canda. Exporter name Shah Nawaz Ahmed Saddique resident of Karachi. In other operation, ANF Karachi conducted a raid at Quetta Zal Zala Hotel Hub River Road, Karachi and recovered 12.500 Kg Hashish from arrested accused lady namely Mst Gul Bib wife of Bismillah resident of Karachi.   

All cases have been registered at respective ANF Police Stations under CNS Act 1997 and further investigations are underway.