The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has banned on Carrying Naswar in all domestic and international flights. Carrying naswar would additionally be considered a crime if recuperated from the luggage.
The passengers carrying Naswar with them would have to face legal proceedings, according to the notification. The ban will also be applied to Hajj pilgrims.
Naswar is a moist, powdered tobacco snuff consumed mostly in Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan via Wikipedia. This so-called Drug that is most commonly used among the Pashtun community in the KPK Region of Pakistan.
As per notification Naswar is added in the list of narcotics by all the Arab Countries.
The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) has started a crackdown on Drugs Control across Pakistan.