PESHAWAR: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Peshawar took into possession various smuggling goods along with six offending and three Non-Duty-Paid (NDP) vehicles valued at Rs26.370million during 31st of July to 06th of August Financial Year FY2017-18.
According to details explained by Deputy Collector ASO Zakir Muhammad while talking with Customs Today that the ASO Peshawar seized 18,449 yard of foreign origin smuggled fabrics during above said period. The ASO confiscated 4,692 kilogram of smuggled black tea, 16 foreign origin tyres, various smuggling auto parts and other different smuggling goods during above said period.
Zakir Muhammad told CT that, during 31st of July to 07th of August FY17-18, the ASO Peshawar took into possession three NDP vehicles which include Toyota Premio, Model 2009, Toyota Vitz, Model 2006, and Toyota Premio, Model 2006, from Dara Ismiel Khan. During said period, the ASO Peshawar impounded six offending vehicles including Honda Civic car, Bedford truck, two Toyota Corolla cars, Suzuki van and one Mercedes van.
He further said the ASO Peshawar confiscated 26.387 kilogram of gold/silver during July FY17-18 and showed tremendous performance which includes huge cases of miscellaneous smuggling goods and narcotics, impounding of 54 offending and NDP vehicles worth Rs224.640million while it arrested four smugglers during July FY17-18.