LAHORE: The Airport Safety Drive (ASF) on Tuesday thwarted smuggling bid on the Allama Iqbal Worldwide airport Lahore, ARY Information reported.
In response to the ASF spokesperson, a passenger named Amjad Javed, flying to Jeddah through Pakistan Worldwide Airways'(PIA) flight-759 was taken into custody whereas boarding together with 22 bundles of smuggled cigarettes.
The non-custom paid cigarettes bundles had been handed over the Pakistan Customs. The passenger was later allowed to journey to his vacation spot.
Earlier on November 30, Airport Safety Drive had foiled a bid of smuggling medication overseas from the Islamabad airport.
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In response to particulars, officers of the ASF arrested a passenger named Zaira Jan, resident of Khyber Company and recovered 840grams of ice heroin from his custody.
The passenger was nabbed when he was boarding to fly to Bahrain through flight no F-771.
Later, he was handed over to the Anti-Narcotics Drive (ANF) for additional investigation into the matter by the ASF officers.