KOHAT: The Customs staff deputed at Kohat Tunnel Check Post seized huge quantity of foreign origin smuggled cloth and cigarettes worth Rs4 million.
Sources told Customs Today that Kohat Customs, functioning under jurisdiction of Customs Peshawar, received secret information about smuggling of cloth and cigarettes through G.T. Road towards Kohat Tunnel.
Sources told that pursuing the said information the Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Kohat led by Inspector Muhammad Janzeb seized 4500 meter cloth along with 7 cartons of various brands of foreign origin fake cigarettes. The said goods were recovered from different vehicles and because of insufficient quantity of seized goods vehicles were not seized.
The sources further told that the total value of the seized items is estimated about Rs4 million. No FIR was registered against offenders but seizure report was framed against the smuggled goods.