Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) on Tuesday has foiled a bid to smuggle 3,000 contraband drugs at Islamabad Airport.

According to media reports, security officials of ANF during a search operation at Islamabad airport nabbed a passenger who was trying to fly Riyadh by an international airline. 3,000 contraband drugs have been recovered from his possession.

The suspect, Irfan, hailed from Dir and was going to Riyadh by XY316. Irfan in his preliminary statement said that his cousin had given him these illegal drugs.