Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

9 suspects arrested on drug, alcohol smuggling charges

9 suspects arrested on drug, alcohol smuggling charges

Jul 13, 2016 - 15:45

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The Criminal Justice Task Force (CJTF) on Wednesday said nine people involved in drug and alcohol smuggling had been detained in different parts of the country.

A statement from CJTF received by Pajhwok Afghan News said the individuals were detained in three smuggling cases. The detainees are urrently under investigation.

The smugglers were held with 568 kilograms of opium, 576,500 kilograms of solid chemicals, 294 litres of liquid chemicals, 212kgof alcoholic beverages, 70,000 afghanis, 5,000 Pakistani rupees, six weapons and nine mobile phone sets.

It added 891bullets, three hand grenades and two vehicles were also seized as a result of the operations in the capital Kabul, Herat and Baghlan provinces.

The CJTF appellant court has decided 79 cases involving 121 accused, including two public servants and eight womeninfo-icon, during the past four months.




Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment


Twitter Update