KARACHI: Excise department Ghotki has recovered 80 kilograms of heroin and 10 kilograms of hashish, arrested two accused and also impounded a trailer truck.
According to details, an excise police team Ghotki led by ETI Zulfikar Ali Shaikh searched a trailer truck No TLS 342 on National Highway check post at Sind-Punjab border near Kammu Shaheed and recovered 80 kilograms of heroin and 10 kilograms of hashish.
It arrested two accused Bahauddin Khan Shinwari, resident of Landikotal, and Akhtar Wali, resident of Jamrud.
The cost of seized heroin and hashish is stated to be more than crores of rupees in international market.
Further investigations are in progress. Cases have been registered against the accused. Excise and Taxation Minister Mukesh Kumar Chawala has praised the performance of the team and said that his task is to make the society free of drugs.