GWADAR: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) of I&I Gwadar has seized two vehicles loaded with foreign origin smuggled liquor worth Rs9.3 million at Gadani.

Information was passed through Director Aga Saeed to Deputy Director Rana Aftab regarding movement of smuggled liquor. A team comprising Intelligence Officer Hanif Kurd and ASO team intercepted a vehicle at N-85 RCD Quetta-Karachi road highway near DG Cement factory. The examination of the vehicle led to 53 bottles of liquor brand Black Label. Approximate value of confiscated goods and vehicle is Rs4.05 million. Driver of the vehicle managed to escape.

In another case, a vehicle was stopped at RCD Quetta-Karachi Road at Sonmyani. Checking of the vehicle led to recovery of 61 bottles of liquor brand Black Label. Approximate value of confiscated goods and vehicle is Rs5.34 million. The driver of the vehicle identified as Zafar s/o Washii was arrested.

FIRs are lodged and investigations are underway.