Abha, January 29, 2024, Border Guards on land patrols in Rabwah, Asir Region, successfully thwarted an attempt to smuggle 330,000 tablets of illegal medicine. Prompt and effective action by the authorities prevented the illegal shipment from reaching its destination.
Following the interception, preliminary legal procedures were swiftly carried out, and the confiscated contraband was handed over to the relevant authorities. This accomplishment reflects the vigilance and dedication of the Border Guards in safeguarding the region against illicit activities.
Security authorities emphasize the importance of collective efforts in maintaining the safety and security of the community. They urge citizens and residents to promptly report any information related to drug smuggling or sales to the General Directorate of Narcotics Control. Reporting can be done by calling 911 in Makkah, Riyadh, and the Eastern Region, and 999 in other regions. Alternatively, individuals can use the email address [email protected] for confidential communication. All information provided will be treated with the utmost confidentiality as part of the ongoing efforts to combat illegal activities and ensure the well-being of the community.