Ministry of Interior said, that eight drug smugglers were arrested and 159kg of illicit drugs are seized, following several Counter-Narcotics operations carried out by CNPA in Kunar, Nangarhar & Panjshir provinces.
According to the Nangarhar Counter Narcotics Police, 61 kilograms of raw hashish were skillfully placed in a taxi on the outskirts of Surkhrod district.
It was discovered that two people have been arrested in the case who have confessed to their crimes and are currently being questioned at the Nangarhar Provincial Police Headquarters.
On the other hand, the Ministry Tweeted, “11 suspects involving in different criminal cases were arrested during several separate raids carried out by ANP in Kabul & its surrounding districts. The arrest of these criminals took place within the implementing framework of the security covenant”.
CNPA and ANP have referred the cases to relevant authorities for further process.