LAHORE – Excise branch of Excise and Taxation (E&T) Department has arrested three accused and recovered 724 gram heroin from their possession and registered cases against them, said an officer of E&T on Sunday.

He said that three accused were arrested two different raids in the various parts of the city. Accused Sadiq was arrested with 504 grams heroin when he was about to hand it over to some customer in Pathi ground area while Tariq and Imran Ashraf were arrested from Noulakha area and 220 gram heroin was recovered from their possession which they were delivering to someone. Excise officer said that raiding team also recovered toxic injection from the possession of accused and cases were made registered with Noulakha police.

Passengers attested: Immigration staff at Allama Iqbal International Airport (AIIAP) claimed on Sunday to have arrested two passengers allegedly involved in trying to travel on fake travel documents and sent them to the Anti human Traffic Cell (AHTC) for further action. An immigration officer said that passenger Zahoor Ahmad later whose real name was disclosed as Shakeel Ahmad attempted to travel to Milan via Tashkent by flight HY-464.