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2 heroin manufacturing factories destroyed in Nangarhar raid


2 heroin manufacturing factories destroyed in Nangarhar raid

Mar 06, 2017 - 13:31

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Two heroin manufacturing factories have been destroyed in security forces overnight operation in the Khogyano district of eastern Nangarhar province, local officials and the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.

Governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani said security forces dispatched from the centre conducted operation in the Landai Cambo locality on Sunday night.

Two heroin manufacturing factories were recovered and destroyed in security forces raid, he added.

Also a statement from the MoI said Special Security Forces conducted operation in Khogyano district last night at around 8:00pm which lasted for five hours.

2,700 kilograms of morphine, 10 kilograms of heroin, 1,400 litres of opium liquid, 1,000 kilograms of hashish, chemical materials, and two machines were torched at the site.

There was no comment about causalities and detention of individuals during the operations.