ASF foils heroin smuggling bid at Islamabad Airport
ISLAMABAD:Airport Security Force (ASF) on Saturday claimed to have foiled a heroin smuggling bid by arresting a smuggler, who was trying to smuggle ice-heroin abroad from Islamabad Airport.
According to ASF officials, a team of ASF was checking the luggage of passenger, Mehdeen Shah, a resident of Swat, who was attempting to smuggle the drugs to Jeddah from Islamabad airport through a private airlines, flight PA-270, and recovered one kilo ice-heroin worth millions of rupees from the smuggler.
The value of seized contraband has been estimated at millions of rupees at international market. The customs official have registered a case against the accused and handed him over to ANF further investigation.