PESHAWAR  – Peshawar police foiled a bid to smuggle huge quantity of hashish to Punjab here on Saturday. The smugglers however managed to escape.

According to details Chamkani police signaled to stop a suspicious vehicle but it did not stop and sped away. The police chased the vehicle and forcibly stopped it in Gulbahar area. The two occupants of the car however managed to flee.

During search of the vehicle 200 kilogram hashish was recovered. The police said that the hashish was being smuggled to Punjab but timely action foiled the bid.