KARACHI: Pakistan Customs Drug Enforcement Cell (DEC), Jinnah International Airport Unit, Karachi has recovered and seized about one-kilogram light brown heroin powder concealed inside of two velvet car seat covers.
According to details, Customs DEC staff during clearance of an outgoing international mail intercepted a courier parcel booked for City Bergamo Italy from Karachi.
Upon examination the parcel found to contain bed sheets, boys (Ethenic /Trendi) suits, car seat cover set and ladies suits. Through examination of above mentioned goods led to the recovery of 980 grams (net) light brown heroin powder concealed inside of two car seat covers.
Consequent upon recovery and seizure of contraband narcotics, 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.