Tue, Jun

2 drug smuggler held, ammunitions seized


ndsTwo drug traffickers and some weapons and ammunitions were seized and seized in northern Baghlan and Takhar provinces, officials said on Monday.

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said 25 various weapons, a suicide west, a walkie-talkie, six remote controls, three military uniforms, some ammunition, 17 kilograms of drugs and three vehicles were recovered over multiple offensives in Baghlan province. 

The statement said the armed rebels were aimed to use seizure to disrupt the security in the province.
In northern Takhar province, two people along with 10 kilograms of heroin were detained by police in Kalfigan district, police chief, Brig. Gen. Abdul Hanan Qataghani said.  The heroin, which recovered from a corolla car, was set to be smuggled into Mawarai Kokcha area, he said.

He added 26 suspectes had been detained and 800 kilograms of drugs seized over the past few months in Takhar, the police chief said.