LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) summoned Collector Customs Appraisement Jameel Nasir and additional collector with record on non compliance of court order in release of goods to M/s Fort Marketing Services.
The appeal was filed by the M/s Ford Marketing Services before the Lahore High Court on the grounds that goods were seized by the customs team and case was proceeded before the Customs Appellate Tribunal where appellant win the case and the tribunal ordered to the Customs to release but Customs authorities are not releasing the goods confiscated by him.
According to the counsel of appellant Shafqat Chohan Justice Furrukh Irfan ordered customs authorities to release the goods to the owner as per order passed by the court.
Counsel added that after the court order customs officer release the goods to owner conditionally instead of unconditionally as per court order and customs authorities take bank guarantee on release of goods.
Appellant receive goods and filed the contempt of court before the Lahore High Court (LHC) and court called the Collector Customs Appraisement Jameel Nasir and deputy collector on next date of hearing.