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2,000 liter Iranian origin high speed diesel seized, two suspects arrested

2,000 liter Iranian origin high speed diesel seized, two suspects arrested

KARACHI: Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has taken into custody a huge quantity of smuggled high speed diesel worth millions of rupees.

According to the details, Customs ASO has registered a case against two suspects, Mohammad Ameen and Muhammad Hussain, who are involved in smuggling.

Source informed Customs Today that the Steel Town police station mobile, during a routine patrolling, intercepted a ten wheeler truck bearing registration no TTD-237 and recovered  2,000 liter smuggled Iranian origin diesel.

The Senior Superintendent of Police Steel Town along with other officers contacted the ASO and handed it over the smuggled diesel as well as the suspects under section 550 Code of Criminal Procedure.

The source has also informed that the ASO team registered the case as per their rules and regulations whereas the investigation has been started from the driver of the ten wheeler truck.

The source also informed that the Iranian origin High Speed Diesel (HSD) was being transported through ten wheeler truck no: TTD-237 hidden in different compartments of it. The recovered Iranian Origin High Speed Diesel (HSD) have worth millions of rupees in the market.

The source in the Customs has also informed that the culprits were transporting twenty five thousand liters of smuggled Iranian origin High Speed Diesel (HSD) in a truck at which the logo of the renowned company was used to avoid any checking at the check post connecting between the cities.