Pakistan, Iran express resolve to eliminate drugs trafficking

Islamabad, January 05, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Iran have agreed to further strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries including elimination of drugs trafficking. This understanding was reached during a meeting between Minister for Narcotics Control Ijaz Ahmad Shah and Iranian Narcotics Police Chief Brigadier General Majeed Karimi leading a delegation in Islamabad today (Tuesday).

The meeting also discussed the steps being taken by the two countries to eliminate drugs. Speaking on the occasion, Ijaz Ahmad Shah said that elimination of drugs will play an important role in the formation of a peaceful society. He stressed upon in reducing the demand of drugs in areas along with Iranian border to control the drug supply. Brigadier General Majeed Karimi assured all possible cooperation for the solution of border issues.

For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557

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