RAWALPINDI: Excise and Taxation Department under grand operation has issued challan slips to 450 token tax defaulters’ vehicles.
According to an Excise and Taxation Department spokesman, 450 unregistered and token tax defaulters’ vehicles were issued challan slips in four districts of the division.
12 teams constituted for Rawalpindi district on the directive of Director Excise, Tanveer Abbas Gondal under the supervision of Excise and Taxation Officer (ETO) Motor Vehicle, Masood Bashir Warriach checked vehicles’ documents on different roads.
The teams comprising inspectors are conducting raids and the vehicles of the rules violators are being challaned and impounded. The teams checked over 1800 vehicles and challaned 450 while a number of vehicles were also impounded. He informed that the department is expecting to recover over Rs350,000 arrears.
The owners of properties and vehicles have been urged to pay their taxes at the earliest else strict action against the defaulters would be taken under the law.