KARACHI: The Collectorate of Customs Preventive Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) has shown tremendous performance during the month of July.
The documents received by Customs Today reveal that during the month of July the ASO made 17 seizures case and recovered a huge quantity of contraband items, including Iranian origin high speed diesel.
The ASO has also submitted its performance report to the higher authorities with details of seizures as well as the contraband items. The report also explained the details of 13 luxury vehicles, including five Toyota Mark X car, Toyota Surf jeep, Toyota Premio Car, 2 Toyota Hilux Surf jeep, 2 Toyota Land Cruiser jeep as well as two Toyota Axio, which were seized during different operations.
The recovered contraband items also include cellular phones and tablets of different brands, garments as well as smuggled Iranian origin High Speed Diesel (HSD) from across the city along with entry check points of the city.
According to the market value in seventeen seizures of July, the Directorate General of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&) Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) gave boost to the revenue of Rs107,884,537 in which Rs54,067,515 is said to be the duty and taxes evasion on the other hand smuggled goods worth Rs53,817,022.
The said smuggled goods reports based on the performance of the Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) has been tabled to the higher authorities and after the procedure according to the law the smuggled goods will be auctioned omitting the live hazard items.