Pajhwok Services

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

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

Zabul police claim seizing large amount of narcotics

Zabul police claim seizing large amount of narcotics

Jul 07, 2015 - 15:10

QALAT (Pajhwok): Police officials on Tuesday claimed seizing hundreds of kilograms of hashish in southern Zabul province.

Counternarcotics director Maj. Sardar Mohammad Hotak told Pajhwok Afghan News police seized 300 kilograms of hashish in Kharwarian area on the outskirts of Qalat, the capital of Zabul.

Two alleged smugglers were also arrested in connection to the drug trafficking, he said.

The contraband was skillfully hidden in two compartment of a vehicle but was seized during a police search, he said, saying driver of the tractor said the contraband was being smuggled to Kandahar province.



Related Article

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