GWADAR: The Customs Collectorate has seized huge quantity of Iranian diesel and hashish worth Rs 5.20 million on Wednesday.
Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Collector Gwadar received secret information that some smugglers are trying to smuggle Iranian diesel and hashish out of Gwadar city.
He constituted a raiding team of the Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) under the supervision of Customs Preventive Inspector Mubashhir Ali Khan. The team, during a search operation near Jewani Highway, intercepted oil tanker bearing registration number GMZ. 2478. During the search operation, the team impounded 22,000 liter of Iranian diesel and 5 kilogram of hashish worth Rs 5.20 million.
The team took into possession all the diesel and hashish, arrested two smugglers. Source told that investigations are still going on from arrested persons, after investigation FIR will be registered against smugglers.