5000 liters diesel seized

KARACHI:The police have foiled an alleged attempt to smuggle 5000 liters of diesel to Mouchko area of the metropolis on Thursday night.

Mouchko police, acting on secret information about the smuggling of diesel, started checking the vehicles coming from Mouchko check post, said Superintendent of Police (SP) Kemari Division Arif Aziz.

During the checking 5000 liters of diesel was seized from a passenger bus having registration no: BS-562, which was concealed into the specially designed hidden cavities of the bus.

The driver identified as Abdul Waheed son of Mohammad Boluch, was arrested while he along with the vehicle have been handed over to the customs authorities for further action.