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ANF recovers 3.4 kg heroin, 13.2 kg charas ISLAMABAD: Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) has recovered 3.4 kg heroin, 13.2 kg charas and 320 grams ice (methamphetamine), arresting nine drug smugglers including a foreigner.ANF teams conducted seven operations in various cities Rawalpindi, Lahore, Peshawar and Karachi, said a press release.The recovered drugs approximately worth of Rs. 36.8 million in the international market. Most of the recovered drugs were destined for abroad.According to details, ANF Rawalpindi Airport team detained a suspected passenger namely Rora Khan, a resident of Lahore at Benazir Bhutto International Airport Islamabad and recovered 2 kgs heroin from his trolley bag. The accused intended to a flight for Jeddah by Air Blue Flight.Similarly ANF team apprehended a Nigerian national namely Joshua Godwin Kalu from the Airport, on suspicion of ingested Heroin filled capsules.During interrogation, he confessed of having heroin filled capsules in his abdomen. On his body search, 3 heroin filled capsules were also recovered from him. ...

Bhagwan Das's death condoled SUKKUR: Members National Assembly (MNAs) Dr. Nafeesa Shah Jillani and Dr. Mahreen Bhutto have condoled the death of former chief Justice (Retd) Rana Bagwan Das. In their condolence messages to the members of bereaved family, the MNAs paid rich tribute to the services of Rana Bagwan Das for the country. They said that his services will be remembered for a long time to come. They expressed their heartfelt grief and sorrow over the sad demise ...
48 suspects arrested during search operation ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police have arrested 48 suspects during search operation in various areas of the city, a police spokesman said. IGP Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan directed all SDPOs and SHOs to enhance patrolling as well as checking in various areas of the city and conduct search operation at slum areas, Afghan habitats, under construction buildings, workshops, bus stands and inns. Following his directions, Sub-Divisional police officer performing in Islamabad headed this search operation in the ...
12 outlaws arrested ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Police have arrested 12 outlaws from various areas of the city besides recovering weapons and looted items from their possession, a police spokesman said. According to details, Bhara kahu police recovered one 30 bore pistol from an accused Rustam while one 30 bore pistol was recovered from Shahid Khalid by a team of Ramna police. Police team arrested two accused namely Munawar and Adnan for their alleged involvement in dacoity. Police team also ...
Acting Punjab Governor condoles demise of Bhagwandas LAHORE: Acting Punjab Governor Rana Muhammad Iqbal Monday expressed his deep condolence on the sad demise of former judge of Supreme Court Justice (retired) Rana Bhagwandas. Expressing his heartfelt sympathies with members of the bereaved family, the governor paid rich tributes to the services which the deceased had rendered for promotion of rule of law and supremacy of the constitution. The governor said after Bhagwandas, the country had deprived of a man of principles who ...
CM takes notice of kidnapping in Lhr, Faisalabad LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has taken notice of the murder of a 14-year-old boy in Shahdra and murder of a seven-year-old child after kidnapping in Hassanpura, Faisalabad. The chief minister also sought reports from the DIG Operations Lahore and RPO Faisalabad.The chief minister here on Monday ordered that the accused involved in the incidents must be arrested immediately and action be taken against them under the law so as to provide justice ...
18994 children vaccinated in Lower Dir %9 TIMERGARA: The Health Department with an assistance of line departments and national building organizations vaccinated about 18994 children during three days anti-polio campaign in Lower Dir.Health department official told APP on Monday that anti-polio teams with an assistance of volunteers and lady health workers provided oral polio vaccine to 18994 children under five years of age during the recently concluded thee days drive.He said police and other law enforcement agencies provided security to the field ...


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