Nine arrested in connection with drug trafficking in four provinces
Reporter: Mohammadi Karimi
The Interior Ministry reports the arrests of 9 people in connection with drug trafficking in the provinces of Balkh, Badakhshan, Faryab, and Nangarhar.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs has issued a newsletter, narcotics police have arrested 9 people in connection with drug trafficking in the provinces of Balkh, Badakhshan, Faryab, and Nangarhar, including four women with more than 40 women. Two kilograms of heroin and hashish from Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province and two others were seized with eight kilograms of heroin from Argo district of Badakhshan province and another from Maimana.
During the operation, two drug traffickers, who were trying to smuggle nearly three kilograms of heroin into India through the Molana Jalaluddin Mohammad Balkhi airfield, were arrested by the anti-narcotics police, They were identified and arrested.