GWADAR: The Customs Collectorate Gwadar has impounded huge quantity of Iranian diesel worth more than Rs 2 million on Saturday.
Sources told Customs Today, that operation against smuggled items and non-duty-paid luxury vehicles is going on in full swing and several raids have been conducted during the previous month of December and operation against smuggled items is still going on during the current month of January.
Sources told that deputy collector Gwadar constituted a team of Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) under the supervision of Customs Preventive Inspector Mushahid Ali and others. The team, during a search operation on Highway Road, intercepted a container bearing registration No: XG-752 which was going out of the city.
During the raids, the customs team impounded 26,000 liter of Iranian diesel worth Rs 2 million. The customs team arrested two smugglers involved in smuggling and registered an FIR against them and started investigations.