Zaranj : , Nov 29, 2009 – Police have arrested 13 people for selling illegal Drugs in Zaranj.This is Zaranj’s capital of Afghanistan’s Nimroz Province.According to the official, the men were involved in selling illegal Drugs such as heroin and hashish to addicts in the city.
Usmani said that Zaranj city authorities had been planning to arrest all drug-addicts and transfer them to hospitals for treatment.
He also stated that the Taliban-led government would combat the production of illegal Drugs until the country eliminates the drug menace.
Security forces have taken hundreds of drug addicts to rehabilitation centers and launched a crackdown against the Kabul drug addicts.
In war-torn Afghanistan, there are around 3 million drug addicts.
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