1. Dear Drugs-Forum readers: We are a small non-profit that runs one of the most read drug information & addiction help websites in the world. We serve over 4 million readers per month, and have costs like all popular websites: servers, hosting, licenses and software. To protect our independence we do not run ads. We take no government funds. We run on donations which average $25. If everyone reading this would donate $5 then this fund raiser would be done in an hour. If Drugs-Forum is useful to you, take one minute to keep it online another year by donating whatever you can today. Donations are currently not sufficient to pay our bills and keep the site up. Your help is most welcome. Thank you.
    PLEASE HELP
  1. Guttz
    KARACHI:

    The Drug Enforcement Cell (DEC), Pakistan Customs, on Friday recovered 200 grams of heroin from an outbound courier parcel at Karachi airport. According to details, DEC staff received a tip-off that contraband heroin would be smuggled in courier parcels taking advantage of extra-ordinary bigger volume of outgoing greeting mails and gift parcels on the eve of the Christmas. The customs staff carried out strict surveillance in the clearance process of outward mails and parcels and intercepted a courier parcel at Karachi airport that was actually booked at Lahore kiosk of a local courier company for Australia. The customs staff thoroughly searched the parcel and recovered 200 grams of fine quality white heroin from it, which was artfully concealed inside five pairs of sports gloves. It may be recalled here that underground mafia involved in the heinous trade always tries to take advantage of abnormal working conditions during festival holidays to smuggle contraband heroin out of Pakistan.

    staff report
    Saturday, December 25, 2010
    http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2010\12\25\story_25-12-2010_pg7_8

Comments

  1. mickey_bee
    ............and while they searched and opened up one measely parcel of 200gs, shitloads of other parcels were being sorted and heading to their destination. I'm intrigued as to the nature of these 'tip-offs', with it being known as a fact that many of them are from traffickers themselves trying to ensure the smooth passage of more important cargo.
To make a comment simply sign up and become a member!