MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan Range Office has seized Rs18.97 million goods and vehicles during the month of August in different anti- smuggling operations in the jurisdiction.
According to details, Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation carried out different anti-smuggling operations against smuggled goods and vehicles on the directions of Director Zulfiqar Younas. Customs Intelligence launched crackdown against non-customs paid vehicles in the Jurisdiction. Customs Intelligence and Investigation teams detected 11 different seizure cases in their extensive actions during the month of August in the on-going fiscal year 2017-18.Customs Intelligence and Investigation seized ten various foreign vehicles of Rs16.97 million in the widely spread jurisdiction which comprised of Multan, Dera Ghazi Khan and Sadiqabad Region.
Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) of Dera Ghazi Khan has impounded five various non-customs paid vehicles of Rs7.30 million during their different anti-smuggling actions in the month of August.
These seized vehicles include Toyota Vitz, Toyota Corolla, Suzuki Pick-up and others. These vehicles were impounded by Customs Intelligence teams due to non-payment of their duty taxes and all these seized vehicles were transported through unauthorized routes.
Customs Intelligence and Investigation Multan teams have formed five different seizure cases of worth Rs.5.670 million during the month of August in their actions from Multan Region.
Sadiqabad Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) of Customs Intelligence and Investigation has also formed two various seizure cases of worth Rs6 million in their anti-smuggling activities throughout August. Customs Intelligence teams have enhanced the monitoring of suspected routes to foil any attempt of smuggling in the jurisdiction.