Gang selling drugs in educational institutes busted

Karachi:February 16:Police have nabbed three people, including a woman, for delivering drugs to various houses and educational institutes, mostly in posh areas of the metropolis, said a Geo News report on Wednesday.
SHO Aurangzeb Khattak said Darakhshan police were carrying out routine checking when the drug peddlers’ car was stopped. Upon checking, ice and hashish, wrapped in small packets, were found in the car. The drugs were supplied to various locations in the Clifton and Defence areas, police said.

Police have registered an FIR against the three, identified as Mehwish alias Sonia, Usman Shakil and Saad Rafique. According to police, an initial investigation revealed that Mehwish had access to various schools and universities in posh areas, which she would visit on different pretexts and sell drugs to students. The suspect also used to supply drugs to houses in posh areas and sold crystal, hashish, heroin and other drugs to their clients, police added.

Moreover, sources told Geo News that the gang used to conduct business mostly through the phone or the Internet. The drugs were sometimes delivered to people in cafes too. To avoid being stopped at police pickets, Usman Shakil would drive the car and Mehwish would normally sit next to the driving seat masquerading as a couple. The suspects will be presented in court on Thursday, police said, adding that raids for nabbing their accomplices were also being conducted.The news.