Pakistani national apprehended for illegal trade of methamphetamine and heroin in Riyadh.
Riyadh, July 20, 2023, The esteemed General Directorate of Narcotics Control (GDNC) in Riyadh has successfully apprehended an individual of Pakistani nationality who stands accused of engaging in the illicit trade of 4.38 kilograms of methamphetamine, commonly referred to as "Shabu," as well as heroin. The individual in question was apprehended and subsequently subjected to customary protocols. The individual in question was duly referred to the esteemed institution known as the Public Prosecution. The esteemed security authorities have issued a resolute call to the general populace, urging them to promptly report any pertinent information pertaining to the illicit activities of drug smuggling or peddling. This imperative can be fulfilled by dialing the emergency hotline number 911 within the regions of Makkah, Riyadh, and the Eastern Provinces, while the remaining regions of the Kingdom are advised to utilize the emergency hotline number 999 for this purpose. In addition, individuals have the option to establish communication with the esteemed General Directorate of Narcotics Control by dialing the number 995 or by availing themselves of the electronic mail service at [email protected]. All submitted reports shall be handled with the utmost commitment to maintaining strict confidentiality.