FAISALABAD: The Collectorate of Customs Adjudication Deputy Collector Saima Ayyaz released the seized foreign origin new tyres and Mazda truck after the issuance of Order in Original by the Customs Adjudication.
Sources told Customs Today that Customs Intelligence and Investigation intercepted a Mazda truck and recovered foreign origin new tyres of different size and brands.
The smuggled tyres were being transported from Karachi to Faisalabad. The seizing agency confiscated items and carrier vehicle under Section 168 of the Customs Act 1969 and forwarded the case to the Adjudication Department for further legal action.
After hearing of the seizure case, Deputy Collector Saima Ayyaz issued ONO No 79/2018 and gave directions for the release of said tyres after the assessment of the impounded items.
Zafar Hussain son of Manzoor ahmed Charagh has been imposed 20 percent fine under section 181 of the Customs Act 1969 as penalties for the release of vehicle.