400 litres illegal liquor and 21 kg heroin seized, 3 accused arrested

400 litres illegal liquor and 21 kg heroin seized, 3 accused arrested

August 9, 2016 | Misc. | Share:

Karachi, August 09, 2016 (PPI-OT):On the directives of Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation Mukesh Kumar Chawala a massive drive against drugs is going on across the province. During the launch a Suzuki pickup bearing registration no BRT 2901was spotted on Obauro road. A team of Excise and Taxation department led by ETI Qamar uddin Siyal searched the vehicle and found 400 litres illicit liquor and arrested accused Rafiq Ahmed and registered a case against him while the vehicle was also impounded. It is to mention here that during such a drive 21 kg heroin worth of many crores rupees was also recovered in a raid on Naseer Wagan Road near Larkana and two accused were also arrested while a truck was impounded as well.

The Excise and Taxation minister Mukesh Kumar Chawala has appreciated the both teams and assured the efficient and honest officers and officials of the department that they would be rewarded for their good performance and directed them to accelerate their efforts against drug peddlers to make Sindh a drug free province.

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