79,200 narcotic pills were seized at the Bangkok airport from the possession of a passenger going to Thailand from Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport.
Passenger Anwar Ansari departed from Karachi Airport on a Thai Air flight on January 19. On the morning of January 20, staff at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok identified the contraband while checking the passenger’s luggage. 79200 narcotic pills were recovered, on which the passenger was detained.
According to Thai authorities, after a chemical examination report on the pills, the passenger was charged with drug trafficking and arrested. Among the recovered pills were 40,800 diazepam and 23,800 zolpidem tartrate.
According to the Thai authorities, the passenger Anwar Ansari is accused of smuggling a class two psychotropic substance. is going.
A Pakistani national from Karachi could face up to 15 years in prison and a fine of up to 1.5 million Thai baht in Thailand.