LAHORE: The Special Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling has issued warrant for a suspect wanted in a smuggling case.
Muhammad Amir son of Muhammad Saleem, a resident of Garh Maharaja, district Jhang, was served several notices to appear before the court for attending the hearing. But he remained reluctant to appear before the court and defend the allegations therefore the customs court has issued him warrant directing to appear before the court within 30 days otherwise he will be declared a Proclaimed Offender.
Muhammad Amir is wanted by Customs Faisalabad in a case No: 35/15 against smuggling.
Meanwhile on Monday, 12 other cases were also scheduled for hearing before the customs court. Most of the cases were adjourned without any proceedings because of unavailability of the parties and lawyers concerned.
A case against an accused arrested from Sialkot in mobile smuggling case was also scheduled for the day that was adjourned for next week. Another case of tax evasion of Gujranwala was also postponed for next Thursday and the court also asked for witnesses.