By: The Kabul Times
JALALABAD: Two men have been detained on suspicion of drug trafficking in Nangarhar province, police said Tuesday.
The men who wanted to smuggle 20kg of heroin to an unknown place, have been detained from Momand Dara District of the province.
The detainees skillfully placed the drug in a truck, according to the provincial police statement.
In the first investigation, the detainees confessed to dozens of drug trafficking in Nangarhar.
Another report says, 23 people have been arrested on suspicion of criminal crimes in Nangarhar.
Police of Nangarhar says, the people were detained in clearing operations from districts of Nangarhar.
The detainees are accused of robbery, kidnapping, drug trafficking, and carrying weapons.