LAHORE: Collectorate of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization Tuesday seized over Rs12 million non-customs paid two Toyota coasters, 1000 kilograms ladies suiting fabric, one car and betel nuts, official sources told Customs Today on Tuesday.
As per details, on the strict direction of Additional Collector Tayyaba Kayani, the ASO conducted various operations against the illegally imported items and vehicles.
The ASO team consisting superintendent, inspectors including Nasir Saeed, Shahid Bhatti and others led by Deputy Collector Moazzam Raza intercepted vehicles and seized illegally imported items.
The ASO seized non-customs paid Toyota coaster bearing registration no: EA 5768 coming from Peshawar worth Rs 4 million at the Pattoki Road while the second coaster was also seized at a different point at the same road.
The ASO intercepted a car loaded with 1000 kilograms high quality of ladies suiting fabric worth Rs 0.8 million while Toyota Corolla car model 2000 bearing registration no 8412 was also seized by the same team.
The ASO team also recovered non-customs paid betel nuts worth Rs 2 million in yet another raid. The official source said that cases have been registered against the accused persons while further investigations are underway.