ANF recovers 62.900 kg narcotics; arrests six accused.

RAWALPINDI -- Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Sunday conducted two operations in Karachi and Attock and managed to recover 62.900 kg narcotics besides netting six accused.

According to an ANF Headquarters spokesman, in an operation conducted near Burhan Interchange in Attock, ANF recovered 56 kg narcotics including 45 kg opium and 10.800 kg charras.

ANF also arrested two accused namely Jafar Ali and Rehmat Hussain, residents of Battagram.

In another operation conducted by ANF Karachi in Sohrab Goth area, 1.5 kg heroin was recovered from a parcel received through bus cargo service. Heroin was tactfully concealed in a tracksuit which was sent by a person namely Bilal Ahmed from Lahore for Shehbaz Masih who has been arrested.

The accused during interrogation informed that the parcel was dispatched to Karachi to further send to United Kingdom.

ANF today also managed to foil two bids to smuggle heroin abroad, recovering over five kg heroin besides netting three accused.

The spokesman informed that acting on a tip-off, ANF conducted an operation at entry gate of Islamabad International Airport and foiled a bid to smuggle heroin abroad.

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