Karachi, 24 Jan 23: Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), and Collectorate of Customs Enforcement seized 1450 Kg of narcotics in a joint intelligence-based counter-narcotics operation in the North Arabian Sea. During the successful joint operation, security forces apprehended the largest amount of narco in terms of quantity which included 586 Kg of Ice crystal and 864 Kg of heroin. The seized narco is valued at approximately Rs 15 Billion in the International market. The arrested smugglers and drug cache were handed over to Customs authorities for legal proceedings. The successful joint anti-narcotics operation by Pakistan Navy, PMSA, and Customs enforcement reaffirm the resolve to deny illegal activities in maritime zones of Pakistan and to synergize efforts of Maritime Law Enforcement Agencies in ensuring the security of our waters.
Director General Public Relations (Navy)