KARACHI: Pakistan Customs Drug Enforcement Cell – DEC, Karachi Airport Unit recovered and seized 800 grams heroin powder from a courier parcel at Karachi Airport.
According to details, Customs DEC staff during clearance of outgoing international courier mail intercepted a Courier parcel booked for Lancashire UK from Karachi. Upon examination the parcel was found to contain ten biker (cyclists’) jackets. Through examination of these jackets resulted in the recovery of 800 grams fine quality Heroin powder packed in 110 small polythene packets that were sewn inside these jackets.
Consequent upon recovery and seizure of contraband Heroin, a prosecution case under Control of Narcotics Substances Act, 1997 has been registered and efforts are being made to apprehend the sender of the seized parcel.