123 Kg Charas recovered, 3 accused arrested

KARACHI: Sindh Excise Police Kashmore have recovered 123 kilogram Charas in two different raids and arrested three accused, besides impounding a vehicle.

According to details, the Excise Inspector Shamsdin Chachar while searching the passenger bus bearing no C-3585 coming from Peshawar, arrested accused Haji Rehman Pathan near Verdik petrol pump on Indus Highway and recovered three kilogram Charas from his possession, said a statement on Monday.

At the same spot, few days ago, the Sindh Excise Police Kashmore spotted a truck trailer bearing no E-4837, coming from Peshawar, and recovered 120 kilogram Charas from its hidden parts and arrested two accused Himat Gul and Nosherwan.

The vehicle had also been impounded and a case lodged and further investigations are underway.

Sindh Minister for Excise and Taxation & Narcotics Control Mukesh Kumar Chawla, while appreciating the successful raids of Excise Police Kashmore, has directed them to speed up raids against the drug peddlers and foil all such efforts of the drug peddlers transporting drugs into the province.