FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed served a show cause notices to a suspect who is involved in foreign origin Rani Juice smuggling case which was forwarded by Anti-Smuggling Organization.
Additional collector issued notice to Hafiz Muhammad Ansab a resident of Ferozwala Mianwali. The Faisalabad ASO intercepted the said truck loaded with Rani Juice in its jurisdiction and asked the driver to produce documents regarding legal import of the items.
But the driver of the vehicle failed to show document regarding the legal import of the Rani Juice therefore, the officials impounded the items under customs rules and regulations.
The Customs Adjudication issued notices to accused person on the violation of Section 10-A 89(1) and 156(1) of the Customs Act 1969. The accused has been called upon to show cause as to why the impounded goods should not be confiscated under aforementioned provisions of law.
However, the adjudication has directed the accused persons to file their reply within specified time which is also last date of hearing. The case of rani juice might be decided in the next hearing sources informed.