D.I. KHAN: The Customs staff deputed at Dera Ismail Khan (D.I. Khan) and Kohat region seized foreign origin cigarettes, smuggled shampoo, black tea, tyres along with fabric worth Rs 7 million.
Sources told Customs Today that a secret information was shared with the field formation staff of Kohat Customs that smuggling attempt of cigarettes and foreign origin shampoo and other goods will be made via GT road Kohat towards Punjab.
Persuading the said information the anti-smuggling squad of DI Khan led by Superintendent Noorul Amin intercepted different offending vehicles (vehicles being used for carrying smuggled goods) and found smuggled 41 cartons of cigarettes and 9 cartons of foreign origin shampoo. It added that the estimated value of said goods is Rs4 million.
Sources told that Customs ASO Kohat led by Inspector Jahanzaib seized 10 bags of black tea including 4000 meter cloth and various types of tyres worth Rs3 million from vehicle. Sources told that ASO team after registering a case of smuggling against accused persons started investigations.