LAHORE: The newly posted Collector of Customs Collectorate of Preventive, Faiz Ahmad, has advised the customs officials to follow discipline and improve their performance. The collector had the first ever introductory meeting with various sections’ officials which come under the limits of his Collectorate at the Customs House Nabha Road.
The staff of the department held meeting with the collector included Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO), Statistic Department, Technical department, General Branch, Accounts Office and others. The sources said that the collector instructed the staff to work to achieve the financial year’s revenue target besides facilitate work with diligence and devotion for the department’s integrity.
He told the Customs ASO department to be vigilant of the smugglers and bring down the smuggling activities under the limits of the Collectorate and break the nexus of the large sized organized groups of the smugglers.
He directed the ASO staff to adopt zero tolerance against all kind of illegal trade under the limits of the Collectorate. On other hand, sources said, that Collector Faiz also instructed the accounts department to resolve the issue of staff for their salaries and other related issues.