The Curious Case of 4kgs of Heroin and a PIA Plane Toilet

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The curious case of 4kgs of heroin seized at customs could have only been an inside job. Around Just over 4 kgs of heroin was seized from a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft in Karachi scheduled for London via Lahore.

Prime suspects include the airport staff.

“This has happened a hundred times,” says Customs Spokesperson Qamar Thalho, while referring to Wednesday’s incident on PIA flight PK-787. “About 20 years ago, it used to be gold that we used to find in the toilets of aircraft, up to 140, 000 grams of gold at a time, and now we see that it’s mostly heroin being smuggled in the toilet compartments.”

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