KARACHI: Carrying ‘Naswar’ throughout a airplane journey has been declared against the law, which can meet a strict motion, as per the notifications issued by Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Anti-narcotics Drive (ANF).
As per particulars, all Arab nations within the Center East have included Naswar within the checklist of narcotics. Following the lead, the CAA and ANF additionally proclaimed carrying Naswar in the course of the flight as an offense. Within the case of noncompliance, strict motion shall be taken in opposition to the offender, the notification learn.
The authorities issued notifications and pasted posters at airports on this regard.
Sources stated CAA and ANF can even run a particular marketing campaign for the attention of Haj pilgrims.
In 2018, plenty of Pakistanis had been arreseted in Iraq for consuimg Naswar.
Naswār, additionally known as nās or nasvay, is powdered tobacco consumed largely in Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.