Karachi: A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)’s Jeddah-bound flight has been cancelled after a delayed of 10 hours in Karachi after a recovery of 15 kg heroin .

PIA spokesman Danyal Gilani said the flight delayed after recovery of 15 kg heroin .

“PIA’s security and vigilance team, at Jinnah International Airport, in its routine pre-departure search of a B-777 aircraft, which was scheduled to operate as PK-7121 (Karachi-Jeddah) recovered approximately 15 kg of heroin late last night,” Gilani said in a statement.