HYDERABAD: The Model Customs Collectrate’s Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) confiscated smuggled items including three vehicles, smuggled 9880 liters Iranian high speed diesel ( HSD) and contraband 08 cartons of Gutka worth Rs04.1 during different operations in March 2017.
The ASO team, following the instruction of Hyderabad Customs Collector Agha Shahid Majeed Khan, conducted various raids in Hyderabad under the supervision of Headquarters Additional Collector Rehmatullah Vistro.
The ASO seized smuggled goods including non-duty paid smuggled three Toyota vehicles Hilux surf with registration No: BF-9778 modelled 2006 worth Rs02.00million involving duty and taxes of Rs02.8million, foreign origin non-duty paid Toyota Suzuki Alto car with registration No: AKA-143 modelled 2000 worth Rs500000 involving duty taxes of Rs407500 and foreign origin Hilux surf without registration modelled 1998 worth Rs800000 involving duty and taxes of Rs01.02million.
The ASO officials also confiscated contrabands foreign origin 08 cartons, 80 packets, 82750 sachets of Indian Gutka worth Rs248250 and smuggled foreign origin 9880 liters of Iranian high speed diesel (HSD) worth Rs494000 involving duty taxes of Rs 380380 during the above said period.
The ASO team, comprising Superintendent Abu Muhammad Warsi, Inspectors Asadudin Mirza, Iqbal Mugal, Mushtaque Ali Lakho, Nazim Ali, Shakeel Khan, Waqar Ahmed Baig, Sepoys Essa, Abid Raza, Ghulam Sarwar, Ayuob, Muhammad Ahmed (Hawaldar), Drivers Sadiq Khaskheli, Javeed Maskoor and Nisar Ahmdani, took part in the operations.
Talking to Customs Today, Rehmatullah Vistro said the Hyderabad Customs showed excellent performance regarding the anti-smugglings during said period.