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Plan to set up Anti-Narcotics Police Stations in Punjab in doldrums

LAHORE: The government decision to form special Anti-Narcotics Police Stations in all divisions of the Punjab is still far from realization even after three years of work. A special committee was formed to supervise the progress but the project of public interest is still in pipeline. Punjab Government had decided to establish special Anti-Narcotics Police Stations in the province on ... Read More »

ANF seizes 11.5kg heroin, 24.8kg hashish, 1.2kg opium

RAWALPINDI: The anti-narcotics force carried out operations in different cities of the country like Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad and Faisalabad and seized huge quantity of narcotics, besides nabbing smugglers and impounding vehicles. 11.5-kg heroin, 24.8-kg hashish and 1.2-kg opium is recovered from, ANF spokesperson said. He added that ANF also arrested smugglers and seized 2 vehicles during these operations. Most of ... Read More »

ANF official says poppy cultivation has increased 7% in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Poppy cultivation has increased 7% in the current year than the previous year in Afghanistan which is a matter of grave concern for Pakistan, said a senior official of Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF). The official said that a majority of drug traffickers held abroad often produce Pakistani passports which also resulted in serious repercussions for Pakistanis at international fronts. “The ... Read More »

39 foreign drugs traffickers held in first 9 months: ANF  

  ISLAMABAD: Some 39 drug foreigner drugs smugglers hailing from Far East Asian, South Asian, European and African countries had been held by the Anti Narcotics Force from January to mid September this year. A UN report in 2012 stated that Pakistan could be free of poppy cultivation, but the country still provided a vital transit route for smuggling of ... Read More »

Garments association not happy with ANF examination of consignments

KARACHI: Pakistan Leather Garments Manufacturers and Export Association General Secretary Asif Raheem has said that exporters are the part of Pakistan’s economy and they are playing an important role to strengthen it. He said, “We have a complaint against the Anti-Narcotics Force as the packing of a consignment does not remain the same after inspection and we usually face complaints ... Read More »

Pakistan ratifies 5 UN conventions, treaties to curb narcotics

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has ratified five United Nations (UN) conventions and regional bilateral treaties on narcotics control. A source in the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) told Customs Today on Thursday that the conventions and treaties included, Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs 1961 as amended by the 1972 Protocol, United Nations (UN) Convention on Psychotropic Substances 1971, United Nations (UN) Convention Against Illicit ... Read More »

Commerce Ministry to get guidance from PM on declining exports

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Commerce (MoC) will present report on declining exports to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seek further guidance in this regard, Customs Today learnt on Thursday. The MoC has carried out a comprehensive exercise to find out reason and factors behind the declining exports especially during last four months. A well-placed source privy to the Commerce Minister ... Read More »

ANF seizes Rs8.58 billion drugs in 11 anti-smuggling raids

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force has recovered Rs8.58 billion drugs including 8577.6kg charas, 5.28kg heroin, 400 gram amphetamine and arrested 15 accused including two women involved in drug trafficking, and also seized two vehicles in 11 different anti-smuggling operations. As per details, ANF Balochistan seized 3,940kg charas garda from Killi Zard Ghulam Jan, Tehsil Mangochar, District Kallat. In another operation in Balochistan, ... Read More »

ANF foils smuggling bids, seizes drugs worth Rs69.5m

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force has foiled several bids to smuggle drugs by carrying out three successful operations in Sialkot, Peshawar and Karachi and recovered Rs69.5 million worth drugs including 10kg heroin, 1.05kg charas and 650 grams amphetamine, while apprehended four persons and confiscated a vehicle as well. According to details, ANF Karachi Port team intercepted a Malaysia-bound shipment at Badar-ud-Din Yard, ... Read More »

ANF seizes drugs worth Rs214.8m in 7 raids

ISLAMABAD: Anti-Narcotics Force has recovered drugs including 75.5kg opium, 10.6kg charas and 8kg heroin in seven successful operations conducted against drug traffickers in Faisalabad, Lahore, Sialkot, Kasur, Peshawar and Gilgit. During these operations, ANF has also arrested 11 persons including 2 lady smugglers and confiscated vehicles. The value of seized drugs, being transported to local markets, amounts to approximately Rs214.8m ... Read More »

ANF not allowed checking of containers at ports: Nisar Muhammad

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) have not held consultations on granting permission to the latter to check inbound containers at sea and dry ports. The Senate’s Standing Committee on Interior and Narcotics Control had directed the ANF director general and FBR member customs to hold consultations in this regard. The meeting between the said ... Read More »

ANF seizes narcotics worth Rs5.75b

ISLAMABAD: The Anti-Narcotics Force claimed to have captured 3.1 tonnes of narcotics and arrested eight drug smugglers. The force claimed that the seized drugs worth was amounting to Rs5.75 billion. The narcotics were recovered during different raids carried out in Faisalabad, Lahore, Khanewal, Hyderabad and Pishin and. According to an ANF press release, most of the seized drug was destined ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia to help set up ANF lab

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia has offered financial assistance to Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) for establishment of a state of the art laboratory to check sophisticated drugs. The ANF has started to search site for the laboratory in Rawalpindi. According to Anti-Narcotics Division Secretary Akbar Khan Hoti, ANF is deficient in tracing out narcotics and drugs being smuggled in or out through modern ... Read More »

ANF recovers 5-kg heroin, arrests 3 peddlers

LAHORE: Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) recovered five kg of heroin and arrested three drug peddlers in Rawalpindi and Lahore. According to details, ANF Lahore intercepted a parcel at Fedex Office destined for Canada and recovered 420 gram heroin concealed in bed sheets. The parcel was booked from DHA Phase-III Lahore by an accused Sajid Mehmood which has to be received by ... Read More »

Lahore ANF seizes 18kg drugs, arrests 6 smugglers

LAHORE: Anti- Narcotics Force (ANF) seized 18 kg heroine and charas and arrested 6 drug smugglers in various raids in Lahore. According to details, Lahore Anti Narcotics Force seized a shipment at Sky Net Cargo Office Lahore and recovered 3.6 kg heroin tactfully concealed in five boxes containing child suits, handbags, dinner sets and bed spread items. The consignment was ... Read More »

ANF recovers 1kg heroin, held two drug-peddlers

 MULTAN: Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) Multan recovered one Kilogram Heroin from two passenger at Multan Airport here the other day. As per detail, Anti Narcotics Force has arrested two passengers from Multan Airport and recovered one kilogram heroin during routine checking.The ANF Multan Airport team intercepted the passengers named Mohammad Asif r/s of Faisalabad and Naseer r/s of Jhang in flight ... Read More »