Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) recovered 16.7 kg opium, 18 kg charas and heroin filled capsules during five operations conducted across the country.
During these operations, ANF also arrested eight persons including a Nigerian national involved in drug trafficking and seized two vehicles, said a press release.
The value of recovered drugs approximately amounts to Rs 66.8 million in international market. Meanwhile UAE Authorities recovered 13.2 kg heroin on information shared by ANF. According to details, on information shared by ANF Intelligence Wing, UAE Authorities conducted an operation and arrested a Spanish woman Sandra Esperanza, Tinio Rozerio in UAE along with recovery of 13.2 kg heroin from her personal possession.
As per initial reports heroin was to be delivered in Spain.
The accused is reported to be working with a drug trafficking organization based at Spain.
Cases have been registered against all the detainees at respective ANF Police Stations and further investigations are under process.