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QUETTA, 09 October: The Frontier Corps Balochistan in two separate operations has recovered huge quantity of hashish and opium, a statement issued here on Sunday said.

According to the FC spokesman, a drug manufacturing company was raided in Saigai area of Qilla Abdullah district of Balochistan and recovered about 3000 kg hashish. The spokesman added that forces destroyed the factory and set ablaze the recovered hashish.

In another operations, forces recovered about 175 kg opium in Mashkel area near the Pakistan-Iran border region which were being smuggled to Iran.

The statement added that FC personnel followed the drug smugglers who left their vehicles loaded with the contraband.

The spokesman said no arrest was made during the operations.