Bid to smuggle drugs thwarted in Landi Kotal


LANDIKOTAL: An attempt of smuggling of narcotics from Landi Kotal to Peshawar was foiled by Khasadar Force recovering 10 kg hashish from a motor car at Charwazgai checkpoint on Wednesday.

According to Landikotal Political Tehsildar Tehseenullah, Khasadar Force during routine checkup stopped a Peshawar bound vehicle for checking.

During search, Khasadar Force recovered 10kg hashish from the car, carrying registration no.SG-985. The hashish was concealed in numerous cavities of the car, said Tehseenullah.

He said that two drug pushers identified as Aqal Khan s/o Sardar Khan and Mujahid s/o Ibrahim of Zakha Khel tribe of Landi Kotal were taken into custody and sent to Landi Kotal lock up for further investigation.