300kg of hashish seized in Kandahar
The narcotics were recovered from a van in Rubat area by counter-narcotics police, said Lt. Gen. Baz Mohammad Ahmadi, deputy counternarcotics minister at the ministry of interior. The detainee wanted to smuggle the narcotics outside the country, he said.
Meanwhile, poppy crops cultivated over more than 262 acres of land were destroyed in southern Helmand province during an ongoing poppy eradication campaign over the past 24 hours, the minister said.
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