KARACHI: Conducting a sting operation in open sea, local police arrested six criminals including four foreigners and seized 100,000 liters of Iranian diesel, SAMAA reported on Tuesday.
Springing into action on an intelligence report, Kemari police launched the operation in open sea and aborted the attempt to smuggle Iranian diesel in huge quantity.
Police arrested six criminals including four Philippines nationals and confiscated three tugboats. The criminals were on their way to smuggle 100,000 liters of Iranian diesel into Pakistan.
According to ASP Kemari Bilal Qayyum, the criminals are being interrogated at present and they will be handed to Customs officials after completion of formal procedures. –SAMAA