The Land Customs Administration stopped a drug smuggling attempt at the Abu Samra crossing and seized narcotic pills.
The illegal drugs were reportedly discovered during a vehicle inspection, according to the authorities. 340 pills of Neurontin (gabapentin) and 90 pills of Neuroplex (gabapentin) were discovered inside the car, according to a statement from Qatar Customs.
The Postal Consignment Department of Air Cargo and Private Airports Customs recently stopped an attempt at drug trafficking after discovering narcotic pills inside a shipment of candies. The pills were concealed inside the boxed packaging of the candy in several social media posts.