Heroin smuggling attempt foiled

SIALKOT: Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) foiled another big attempt of heroin smuggling from Sialkot to Kuwait and seized 4 KGs heroin from the hidden portions of bag of the passenger.

According to the management of Sialkot International Airport, the ANF arrested accused Shamshad of Lahore who was trying to go to Kuwait through an international airline.

ANF seized the said quantity of heroin (worth millions of rupees), which was kept in the hidden portions of his bag during a special checking at Sialkot International Airport here.

ANF has sent the accused behind the bars after registering a case against him. Further investigations were underway, in this regard.

It was the second major attempt of smuggling heroin from Sialkot airport to Kuwait during the last three days, foiled by the ANF.

Two days ago, the ANF had arrested a Gujranwala based accused Irfan while smuggling heroin to Kuwait from Sialkot airport. ANF had seized 1.5 KGs heroin from him, which was kept secretly in the hidden portions of his bags, the Sialkot airport management added.