1.8 Tons of Drugs Seized Across Pakistan

The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has confiscated 1.8 tons of drugs, arrested 30 people who were involved in drug trafficking. 18 illegal vehicles were apprehended from all over the country.

The ANF press release revealed that the drugs included:

  • 1,713 kg hashish
  • 59 kg opium
  • 25 kg heroin
  • 12 kg amphetamine.


  • Azmat Ali from Gujrat was seized from Islamabad International Airport confiscating 1.8 kg amphetamine.
  • In another raid by the ANF Rawalpindi, a person driving towards the Islamabad toll plaza carrying 3.3kg of hashish hidden in the car’s doors was arrested.
  • Two suspects, Amjidullah and Abdul Qadir, from the Khyber agency were arrested.
  • Jan Muhammad, from Mardan and Masud from Charsadda were arrested from Islamabad International Airport carrying 3.37 kg amphetamine.
  • Rehmat Zaib, a resident of Swat was arrested from IIA while carrying 3kg amphetamine.
  • An unattended car was seized from the Islamabad Lahore Motorway at Chakri carrying 2kg of heroin.
  • Another car was raided on the Islamabad Motorway carrying 81.055 kg hashish and 12.420 kg opium. The suspect  Ishtiaq Ahmed, from Gujranwala, was arrested.


  • Israr Khan of Okara, and Sarfraz of Sahiwal were arrested by ANF Lahore for carrying 30 kg hashish.
  • Naseer Khan of Kohat was arrested carrying 18 kg hashish.
  • ANF Lahore raided a courier service at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore transporting 5.1 kg heroin parcels to UK.
  • 7.2 kg hashish was confiscated from Sardar Ali of Peshawar.
  • Mohammad Saleem and Imran Ali, residents of Gujranwala were arrested carrying 24 kg opium.
  • 10.8 kg opium was confiscated from Mohammad Sajjad of Lahore.
  • Fazle Rabi from Peshawar was arrested carrying 6kg opium.
  • Sajjad Khan and Abdul Wahab from Rahim Yar Khan were arrested for carrying 27.6 kg hashish.
  • 2.25 kg heroin was found in cavities of a car. Mohammad Ajmal, a resident of Peshawar, was arrested.


  • An unattached car was seized at the new toll plaza in Kohat carrying 26kg Hashish.
  • Irfan Khan, of Kohat, was caught red-handed at Peshawar airport after 795 grams amphetamine was recovered from his luggage.
  • A car was caught at Kohat bridge Peshawar carrying 12kg heroin. Muhammad Adnan, a Peshawar resident, was arrested.
  • Ahmed Aftab, who belongs to Rahim Yar Khan, was arrested from Multan International Airport carrying 2.67 kg amphetamine.
  • Muhammad Waqas from Kasur was arrested for carrying 2kg heroin.
  • 6 kg opium and 3.4 kg hashish were confiscated from Sardar Ali Khan, Ameen Khan and Hazrat Ali Rehman, residents of Karak.

Via: Dawn