Over 60 kg drugs seized in Pakistan

Pakistani security forces have seized around 60 kg of narcotics in two operations, one along the border with India.

Updated: Jul 22, 2012, 13:20 PM IST

Islamabad: Pakistani security forces have seized around 60 kg of narcotics in two operations, one along the border with India, a media report said Sunday.

Pakistan Rangers seized 51 kg of heroin in a village near Kasur city Saturday, Geo News said.

Kasur is located near the border between India and Pakistan, a tourist attraction because of the daily flag lowering ceremony.
In the second seizure, Pakistan Coast Guard found 1,150 capsules of heroin from a Phore checkpost in Balochistan. It was in a passenger coach going from Karachi to Gwadar port city.

IANS