Sialkot Airport Authorities Detain British-Pakistani Couple For Smuggling Rs380m worth Heroin
SIALKOT– A British couple of Pakistani origin was arrested at the Sialkot international airport after they attempted to smuggle heroin worth Rs380 million out of Pakistan on Saturday.
Mohammed Tahir Ayaz, 26 and wife Ikra Hussain, 20, of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire in the UK, could face the death penalty for attempting to smuggle heroin to the UK out of Sialkot, through Dubai.
The Airport Security Force (ASF) had allegedly recovered around 25 kilograms of heroin from their belongings, hidden into women’s clothing, which was discovered later during the scanning process.
The couple were getting ready to fly out through an international flight but have now been handed over to the Anti-Narcotics Force (ASF) for additional investigation in the case.
SOURCE: GEO NEWS