KARACHI— Pakistan Navy during action in the Arabian Sea foiled a bid to smuggle narcotics worth millions of dollars.
According to PN’s spokesperson, Pakistan Navy Ship DEHSHAT in collaboration with PN air units seized approximately 4500 Kilograms of drugs at the North Arabian Sea. While undertaking maritime security operations, PNS DEHSHAT intercepted the suspicious dhow and recovered a large cache of drugs valued approximately 6.7 million dollars in the international market.
The spokesperson said that the successful operation by the Pakistan Navy in the seizure of a huge quantity of narcotics is a testimony to the fact that Pakistan Navy remains combatted to fulfill national and international obligations and maintaining good order at sea. Pakistan Navy is vigilant to counter any illegal activity and safeguard its maritime borders.
The successful execution of the anti-narcotics operation is a demonstration of the Pakistan Navy’s resolve to deter and disrupt illegal activities in the maritime zone of Pakistan, the PN spokesperson said.