LAHORE: The Special Court of Customs Taxation and Anti-Smuggling has approved fourteen days judicial remand of an accused in case of cigarettes smuggling.
According to details available to Customs Today, customs investigation team produced accused Rameez Iftikhar before the court of Customs Taxation and Anti Smuggling. Customs investigation team asked the court that they have completed investigation from the accused in five days physical remand. On request of customs team, judge of the customs court sends him to jail for judicial trial.
Sources told that accused Rameez Iftikhar was arrested on charges of smuggling of cigarettes to America. He was making an attempt to smuggle cigarettes to USA by declaring them as cloths. Sources said that worth of the cloth is more than Rs1.3 million.
On other hand 17 other cases were also scheduled for hearing on Saturday. Most of the cases were adjourned without any proceedings.