According to sources, Anti Narcotics Force in Karachi carried out two major operations in which huge amounts of drugs were seized. One operation was carried out at the Hub River road while the other took place at Karachi port.
At the raid which was conducted at Hub River road, 4,000 kilograms of hashish were recovered. The hashish was hidden expertly in the sections of an oil tanker. Driver was taken into custody and an investigation into the matter has been initiated.
At the operation conducted at Karachi port, ANF recovered 16,200 kilograms of chemical acid which can be used to make heroine. Authorities revealed that the chemical acid was of premium quality and was being transported to Afghanistan from Hong Kong, via Karachi.
The chemical acid has been confiscated and a case is likely to be registered against the person who was responsible for booking the containers.