No compromise will be made with those involved in drug trafficking: Shehryar
Minister for Narcotics Control Shehryar Khan Afridi has said that no compromise will be made with those who are involved in drug trafficking.
Addressing a National Assembly session, Shehryar Afridi has said that no one is above the law and the operations of ANF are conducted without any discrimination.
He said that the government of PTI firmly believes in upholding of justice and equality. He said on the basis of credible intelligence received, the movement of MNA Rana Sanaullah was monitored for three weeks and he was apprehended with cache of drugs.
He said as Rana Sanaullah was caught red handed, there was no need for seeking additional remand for him. The State Minister said
Shehryar Khan Afridi said 2900 personnel of Anti-Narcotics Force are playing a key role in eradicating the menace of drug from society.
He said the force is understaffed and lacks necessary resources and modern technology. Despite this, he said, drugs worth billions of dollars are confiscated each year by the ANF and the conviction rate of the agency is 98%.