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Islamabad Customs to burn all impounded narcotics & other items on April 18

Islamabad Customs to burn all impounded narcotics & other items on April 18

ISLAMABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad will destroy all the seized narcotics and contraband goods on the 18th of April 2018 at Islamabad Dry Port (IDP).

According to details given by official sources of the Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad that the MCC Islamabad has planned the event to be led by Zahid Kokhar, Member Customs FBR or Tariq Pasha, Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR).

The event of goods’ destruction was to be held on 27th of January on the occasion of the International Customs Day but, due to some undisclosed reasons, the event was postponed till now.
The sources further told CT that the event of goods’ destruction of seized narcotics and other contraband items shall be held at the Margalla Dry Port Islamabad at 10:00am as part of the observance of the International Customs Day. In this regard, a destruction committee has also been constituted which will look after the event.
The sources added that the Additional Collector Customs will coordinate with the other members who comprise Deputy Collector Customs (IDP) Islamabad, Deputy Director I&I FBR, Assistant Collector Preventive Islamabad, Assistant Collector Accompanied Baggage, Representative of Directorate of Excise ad Taxation Rawalpindi, Representative ANF Islamabad, Inspector Department of Explosive, Superintendent Preventive, State Ware House and Air Freight Unit Islamabad.
Deputy Collector Customs AFU and Assistant Collector Customs Preventive Division will ensure the provision of logistic support for safe transportation of goods at the site of the destruction. The team, comprising Superintendents and Inspectors, will arrange the burning of material at the destruction site.