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Two Pakistani Residents Arrested in Riyadh for Major Drug Trafficking Operation

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: In a significant crackdown on drug trafficking, the Criminal Investigation and Search Department of the Riyadh Region Police apprehended two Pakistani residents involved in a substantial narcotics operation.

The suspects had been utilizing a residential unit as a distribution hub, aiming to flood the market with illicit substances.

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According to reports from law enforcement authorities, the operation uncovered a staggering cache of 13,000 narcotic tablets within the premises.

This discovery sheds light on the magnitude of the illegal drug trade activity that threatens the safety and well-being of communities within the region.

Following their apprehension, the individuals underwent necessary legal procedures and have since been referred to the Public Prosecution for further investigation and subsequent legal action.

This swift response underscores the commitment of security agencies to combatting the scourge of drug trafficking and ensuring that perpetrators face the full force of the law.

In the wake of this alarming incident, security authorities are urging citizens and residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities related to drug smuggling or trafficking.

This call to action emphasizes the vital role that community members play in assisting law enforcement efforts to dismantle criminal networks and safeguard society from the harmful effects of the narcotics trade.

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Reports of suspicious activities can be swiftly relayed to authorities by contacting emergency hotlines. In Makkah, Riyadh, and the Eastern Region, individuals can dial 911, while those residing in other areas of the Kingdom can utilize the number 999 for immediate assistance.

Additionally, the General Directorate of Narcotics Control (GDNC) stands ready to receive confidential reports at 995 or via email at 995@gdnc.gov.sa.

This latest operation serves as a stark reminder of the ongoing battle against drug trafficking and the unwavering resolve of law enforcement agencies to uphold justice and protect the welfare of society.

Through collaborative efforts and the active involvement of community members, authorities remain steadfast in their commitment to curbing the spread of illicit drugs and maintaining the safety and security of the Kingdom.

 

This article was created using automation and was thoroughly edited and fact-checked by one of our editorial staff members

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