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3 suspects detained with 6,000kg drugs in Jawzjan

21 Aug 2019 - 10:39
21 Aug 2019 - 10:39

SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Police in northern Jawzjan province have seized three individuals in connection with smuggling of 6,000 kilograms of raw hashish.

Police chief Abdul Wahid Wijdan told Pajhwok Afghan News the counter-narcotics policemen had recovered and seized the drugs in Shiberghan City this morning.

He said detainees who were the residents of Balkh province and were transferring the drugs from Badghis to Jawzjan province.

He said the drugs were being cultivated in Taliban-controlled areas and they used its income in insurgency and destructive activities.

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