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Sialkot Collector Reza assures exporters of resolving their issues on priority


SIALKOT: Collector of Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Sialkot Ahmed Reza Khan has assured the Sialkot exporters of addressing their customs related issues on priority as the Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Sialkot is striving to ensure early clearance of all the pending rebate and refund claims of Sialkot exporters. He said this while talking to President Sialkot Chamber Of Commerce and ... Read More »

AC Saima issues notices to two accused in non-duty paid truck case

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FAISALABAD: Additional Collector Customs Adjudication (ADC) Saima Aftab served show cause notices on two accused allegedly involved in Mazda Mini Truck smuggling case. The collector issued notices to Zareen Khan and Majid Khan. The Faisalabad Customs Intelligence impounded the truck with Registration No: LZJ–6737 after the driver failed to show documents regarding the legal import of the truck. The Customs ... Read More »

Jhang ASO seizes contraband items worth Rs296100


FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Jhang has confiscated non-duty paid miscellaneous auto-parts worth Rs 296100 involving customs duty and taxes of Rs 94752. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Zulfiqar Ali Chaudhary received a tip-off that some elements were planning to smuggle contraband items. Consequently, he information Deputy Collector Muhammad Rizwan to curb smuggling. The deputy director along with ... Read More »

AC Beelam orders impounding of smuggled land cruiser


FAISALABAD: Additional Collector Customs Adjudication Beelam-ur-Ramzan has issued ONO in favour of the Anti-Smuggling Organisation (ASO) Sargodha and ordered impounding of Toyota Land Cruiser under Section 156 (1) 89 (i) of the Customs Act-1969. Jhang ASO superintendent intercepted the said vehicle with registration No: LHH-7904 near Vegetable Market (Subzi Mandi) Jhang Road, Chiniot. Driver Qaleem Raza was asked to produce the ... Read More »

Faisalabad FIA detains notorious human trafficker


FAISALABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested a human trafficker namely Arshad Jameel son of Muhammad Jameel during an action. Sources told Customs Today that FIA Deputy Director Syed Imam Zaidi and Sub-inspectors Taimoor Haider and Abbas Bajwa conducted a raid on the whereabouts of the accused person who was running an illegal business of sending innocent people abroad ... Read More »

Multan Customs collects Rs4.32b customs duty till 15th Feb of FY2016-17

Collector Sarfraz

MULTAN: The Model of Customs Collectorate Multan collected Rs4.32 billion customs duty against the assigned target of Rs4.75 billion up to 15th February of current Financial Year 2016-17. Sources told Customs Today that the Collectorate of the Multan Customs has attained 91% customs duty revenue target under the supervision of Collector Sarfraz Ahmad Warraich during the first seven and half ... Read More »

Faisalabad Excise generates Rs9.49m cotton fee in first seven months of FY 2016-17

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FAISALABAD: The Excise and Taxation department collected Rs9.49 million as cotton fee during first seven months (July 2016- January 2017) of current fiscal year 2016-17 by achieving 39 percent of the assigned target for the year. The government has assigned Rs23.3 million target to the Faisalabad region in wake of cotton fee. The excise has collected Rs1.50 million as cotton ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO seizes goods valued Rs 04.53m in February’s second week


FAISALABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organisation (ASO) carried out various operations against smugglers and confiscated goods worth Rs04.53million during the second week of February 2017. Deputy Collector Muhammad Rizwan and his team, comprising Superintendent Saeed Akhtar Joiya, Inspectors Khalid Ashraf Noor, Ali Zahid and Sepoys Liaquat Ali, Israr Ahmad and Muhammad Abdullah, confiscated goods and a vehicle under the Customs Act-1969. The ... Read More »

Sialkot Customs impounds non-duty-paid vehicle valued Rs01.05m


SIALKOT: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Department Gujranwala Region impounded a vehicle Toyota Hilux Surf at Gujranwala City on the other day. Under the directions of Deputy Director Customs Intelligence Ali Zeb Khan, Superintendent Tariq Rafique constituted a team under the supervision of Intelligence Officer/Inspector Mian Muhammad Yousaf to check the vehicles on Grand Trunk (GT) Road. The said Intelligence Officer/Inspector ... Read More »

Forty two percent people show trust in NAB: Qamar Zaman


LAHORE: Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, Chairman NAB, chairing a meeting at the NAB Headquarters, said corruption is root cause of all evils. Corruption not only causes delays to the early completion of development projects but also does huge losses to national exchequer. It also increases inflation in the country decreasing the buying power of common man. NAB committed to eradicating corruption ... Read More »

ASO Sargodha impounds non-duty paid Toyota Hilux Surf worth Rs2.4m

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO), Sargodha impounded foreign origin Toyota Hilux Surf worth Rs2.4 million involving duty and taxes Rs1.2 million. According to details, Deputy Collector Muhammad Rizwan Khan received credible information regarding transportation of smuggled goods. He formed a special ASO team in the supervision of Superintendent Chaudhary Muhammad Sardar, including Inspectors Anser Saleemi, Bashir Ahmed, Amir ... Read More »

Faisalabad FIA arrests notorious human trafficker


FAISALABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested a human trafficker namely Afzaal Ahmed Mushtaq son of Khadim Hussain. Sources told Customs Today that FIA Deputy Director Syed Imam Zaidi and Sub-inspectors Taimoor Haider and Abbas Bajwa conducted a raid on the whereabouts of the accused person who was running an illegal business of sending innocent people abroad after extorting ... Read More »

Deputy Collector Asma Hameed issues ONO in favor of ASO Sara-e-Muhajir


FAISALABAD: Deputy Collector Customs Adjudication Asma Hameed issued Order in Original (ONO) in the favor of Customs Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) Sara-e-Muhajir. According to details, a team of the Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) recovered 80 bags of smuggled black paper from a Hino truck with registration No: Z-7127 (Peshawar) near Dagil, District Bhakar. Reportedly, the driver remained failed to provide documents ... Read More »

Excise anti-narcotics branch collects Rs 60.326m from July 2016 to Jan 2017

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FAISALABAD: Excise and Taxation department anti-narcotics branch has collected Rs60.326 million from July 2016 to January  2017 of current fiscal year and achieved its annual target of Rs 89.251 million. Sources told Customs Today that excise department collected Rs 45.245 million from Faisalabad during the first seven months of current fiscal year against the assigned target Rs82.614 million while Rs2.850 ... Read More »

‘Gujranwala region to start ad campaign against human trafficking’


SIALKOT: Deputy Director Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Gujranwala Region Sheikh Khalid Anees has said the FIA has decided to launch an advertising campaign and arranging seminars to give awareness of human trafficking to the citizens whereas the FIA has also formulated a plan to nab the human traffickers in region. In this regard, the FIA will deliver lecturers to students ... Read More »

Sialkot Customs seizes Iranian nylon valued Rs200000


SIALKOT: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation Department Gujranwala Region seized smuggled Iranian nylon ropes worth Rs200000 from a bus at Wazirabad chek-post under the Iran Transit Trade Agreement. Deputy Director Ali Zeb Khan received a tip-off by an informer that a bus with registration No: RIP-320-16 loaded with smuggled Iranian nylon ropes is going from Rawalpindi to Lahore. He ordered ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs Intelligence confiscates items worth Rs1.5m

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FAISALABAD: The Customs Intelligence and Investigation confiscated smuggled goods worth Rs1.5 million involving duty and taxes of Rs1 million during a road action. According to the details, the intelligence team followed a lead of Deputy Director Riaz Hussain and conducted various raids to foil smuggling attempts in the region. Sources said that the customs intelligence intercepted a trailer near canal ... Read More »

FIA arrested human trafficker from Sargodha

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FAISALABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested a two human trafficker Shahid Iqbal son of Abdul Ghani a resident of Kot Momin, Sargodha. According to details, FIA Deputy Director Syed Imam Zaidi and Sub Inspector Sohail Awan conducted a raid along with his team at Sargodha city and arrested the accused who was involved in illegal business of sending innocent people ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs foils attempts to smuggle urea, narcotics from Pakistan

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PESHAWAR: The custom officials foiled a bid to smuggle 300 bags of fertilizer loaded on trucks to Afghanistan and arrested two smugglers. According to the details, the custom officials found 300 bags of urea (50kg each bag) being illegally carried by two trucks at Torkham border in Khyber Agency. Two smugglers were arrested during the action. The custom officials confiscated ... Read More »

Multan ASO seizes six vehicles worth Rs9.7m during January

Collector Sarfraz

MULTAN: The Anti-Smuggling Organization of Multan Customs has seized six  various non-customs paid  vehicles of worth Rs.9.7 million in anti-smuggling actions during the month of January of fiscal year 2016-17. The Model Customs Collectorate Multan has continued their crackdown against the non –customs paid vehicles in their jurisdiction. Anti-Smuggling Organization Multan has started crackdown against smuggled vehicles in the region ... Read More »