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Official detained with 10 kg of opium

Official detained with 10 kg of opium

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Aug 17, 2013 - 20:37

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): A senior private-sector official was detained on the charge of trafficking 10 kilograms of drugs in western Ghorinfo-icon province, an official said on Saturday.

The official was arrested on Friday by Public Order Police in Chaghcharan, the provincial capital, Governor Syed Anwar Rahmati told Pajhowk Afghan News.

Ten kilograms of opium were recovered from the official who was currently under police interrogation, the governor said, without giving further details.

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