ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has seized 3116 kg charas from the general area of Killi Habib Zai, Dashti Lorah, Tehsil Gulistan, District Qilla Abdullah.
The worth of the seized charas is Rs. 3116 million approximately in international market.
According to details, the narcotics were concealed in 67 sacks. Each sack contained 46-47 kg charas. The drug was placed at a cache site, outside populated area and concealed in the cuttings of mountainous terrain.
As per initial investigations, the consignment was placed for handing over from one narco gang to another.
After receiving a safe signal, the drugs were to be finally shifted to some safe location at coastal belt of Baluchistan for smuggling abroad.
ANF raiding team tried to keep a discreet trap for apprehending the drug smugglers, however, presence of raiding team was difficult to conceal for a longer duration due to open nature of terrain at unpopulated location.
Case has been registered under CNS Act 1997 and further investigations are under progress.