FAISALABAD: The Field Investigation Unit (FIU) Sarai Muhajir of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation has impounded a Non-Duty-Paid Hino Prime truck (10-wheeler) with registration No: SMA-139 (Sibi) modelled 1994 worth Rs08million involving customs duty and taxes of Rs05.7million.
Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Syed Itrat Hussain received a tip-off about the Non-Duty-Paid vehicles which are plying on roads. He constituted a team comprising of Saleem Ullah Khan, Superintendent, Mansoor Nasir, Intelligence Officer (IO), Tajamalul Haq, Driver (Havaldar) Muhammad Sajjad, and Khalil Ahmed, Sepoy.
The FIU team intercepted the said truck near Chowk Garh Maharaja, District Jhang, and asked the possessors of the vehicle, identified as Tanveer Ahmed son of Abdul Ghafoor, to produce the legal documents regarding the possession of the vehicle but they failed to do so. The FIU Sarai Muhajir team impounded the truck and forwarded the case to the customs adjudication for legal proceeding.