Customs seizes 1.1 kilograms of Heroin

Published on: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Customs seizes 1.1 kilograms of Heroin

Customs seizes 1.1 kilograms of Heroin with a street value of almost MVR 4 million, from a Pakistani male passenger who arrived Maldives on 2 May 2017 from Dubai.

Customs officers at airport found the passenger to be of suspicious behavior which led to an initial interception. After questioning and further examinations, officers found 2 packets (1100 grams) of heroin concealed in the shoes he was wearing.

This individual along with the seized drugs have been handed over to Maldives Police Service for further investigations.


MORE NEWS