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Customs Islamabad to destroy impounded drugs & items on Customs Day

Customs Islamabad to destroy impounded drugs & items on Customs Day

ISLAMABAD: The MCC Islamabad will destroy the seized narcotics along with the contraband goods on the eve of International Customs Day on 26th of January 2018 at IDP Islamabad.

According to details given by Saeed Khan Jadoon, Collector Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad, that the MCC Islamabad has planned the event led by Zahid Kokhar, Member Customs FBR, on the International Customs Day. Tariq Pasha, Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), will be the chief guest of the said event.
He further told CT that the event of destruction of seized narcotics and other contrabanned goods shall be held at Margalla Dry Port Islamabad at 10:00am as part of the observance of the International Customs Day. In this regard, a destruction committee has also been constituted which will look after the event.
The Collector told CT that the Additional Collector Customs will coordinate with the other members who comprise Deputy Collector Customs (IDP) Islamabad, Deputy Director I&I FBR, Assistant Collector Preventive Islamabad, Assistant Collector Accompanied Baggage, Representative of Directorate of Excise ad Taxation Rawalpindi, Representative ANF Islamabad, Inspector Department of Explosive, Superintendent Preventive, State Ware House and Air Freight Unit Islamabad.
Deputy Collector Customs AFU and Assistant Collector Customs Preventive Division will ensure the provision of logistic support for safe transportation of goods at the site of destruction. The team, comprising Superintendent Taimur Sultan, Amir Aman Ullah and Inspectors Saghar Baig, Najim Abass and Estisham-ul-Haq, will arrange the burning material at the destruction site headed by Assistant Collector Customs (Export). Customs House Officer Shahrukh Butt will ensure the preparation of shields ad certificates.