Three wanted drug smugglers arrested in Pakistan

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The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) of the Sindh Police in Pakistan arrested a notorious drug smuggler along with his two associates wanted in Sri Lanka and Thailand during a raid in the Malir Halt area in Karachi.

According to SIU chief SSP Mohammad Farooq Awan, three men identified as Khuram Shehzad, Mohammad Husnain alias Ali and Syed Faheemur Rehman Jafri were arrested by the SIU along with 1.3 kilograms of high quality heroin during a raid in Shamsi Society, The News International reported.

He said the suspects were wanted in cases pertaining to drug peddling in Sri Lanka and Bangkok. Awan said the uncle of Husnain used to tell the gang about his demand for drugs from Sri Lanka. The uncle, Mansha, is in a Sri Lankan jail with Bilal, the brother of Khurram Shehzad, on charges of narcotics smuggling.

The accused used to smuggle heroin by hiding it in capsules which the carrier ingested and took them in his abdomen.

  Comments - 6

  • Regi Sunday, 12 July 2015 12:59 PM

    Who are their counterparts in Sri Lanka?

    Bala Sunday, 12 July 2015 01:41 PM

    Ideal UPFA candidate what with Johnny asking for Dumindas nomination - ethanol and kudu combination.

    ranga Sunday, 12 July 2015 03:36 PM

    Bala...dont forget that none of this would have been remotely possible without the previous SD... via DM Android App

    RA Sunday, 12 July 2015 09:33 AM

    Please give them nominations. They deserve that.

    Push Sunday, 12 July 2015 10:02 AM

    They should be eliminated from the society

    Fair N Square Sunday, 12 July 2015 04:47 PM

    whats the point in netting these sprats when the BIGGEST shark is swimming freely in SL and also was in parliament until it was dissolved...? Eliminate them ALL from the face of this planet... They have ruined so many lives... a few of THEM wont make a difference...so kill em all who r in the drug trade !


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