Five drug peddlers arrested as ANF seizes massive drug haul

06:48 PM | 28 Sep, 2019
Five drug peddlers arrested as ANF seizes massive drug haul
RAWALPINDI - The Anti-Narcotics Force, Rawalpindi in its crackdown against drug peddlers and smugglers across the district, rounded up five suspects and recovered 7 kg heroin, 4 kg Charas, 3 kg opium and 120 of 40 grams addictive pills from their possession during the last seven days.

According to a spokesman of the force, the ANF Rawalpindi, during an operation, intercepted a Suzuki Bolan vehicle near Chungi No. 26 Islamabad and confiscated 3 kg of hashish that was concealed tactfully and apprehended Mohammad Illyas.

During the second operation, the ANF Rawalpindi held Zulfiqar Ali Bhatti at Tarkai Toll plaza on Jhelum road and recovered 1.1 kilograms of heroin from his possession. During the third operation, the ANF Rawalpindi seized 2kg of hashish from a woman identified as Bass Bibi.

During the fourth Operation, two women, Shamim and Bakhart Bibi were arrested from Mandra Toll plaza; ANF seized 1.4kg of heroin from their possession.

During another operation, the ANF Rawalpindi seized 1kg of opium and 4kg of hashish from a van and held Chinar Gul.

In another raid, the ANF Rawalpindi seized 2kg of Opium near Chungi no. 26, Islamabad and apprehended Saeed Ahmed.

Moreover, the ANF Rawalpindi stopped a motorcyclist and seized 120 addictive pills from the possession of Faqir Mohammad near Usmaniya restaurant on GT Road.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Today Open Market Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - 16 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 16, 2024 (Sunday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
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Australian Dollar AUD 182 184
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Swiss Franc CHF 311.9 314.4
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