ISLAMABAD: The Anti-Smuggling Organization Islamabad took into possession 10 offending and NDP vehicles worth Rs8.9million during first week of March FY17-18
According to details explained by Majid Hussain Gaad, Assistant Collector, Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Islamabad that, during above said period, the ASO Islamabad made extraordinary seizures and took action against the possessors of Non-Duty-Paid (NDP) and offending vehicles.
During first week of March FY17-18, the ASO Islamabad impounded nine offending vehicles valued at Rs7.4million while it did one NDP vehicle priced at Rs1.5million. The assistant collector told CT that, during said period, the ASO Islamabad seized 5,138 kilogram of foreign origin fabrics worth Rs2.7million whereas the ASO confiscated miscellaneous smuggling goods from different locations under the jurisdiction of Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Islamabad which valued at Rs5.6million. The ASO Islamabad has seized worth Rs17.2million seizures during first week of March FY17-18.
Gaad told the correspondent that, under supervision of Collector MCC Islamabad, the ASO Islamabad is performing efficiently, and is launching a vigorous crackdowns on contraband perishable goods coming via Chukhati (Azad Jammu and Kashimir). He said that the ASO confiscated around dozen of seizures of Indian origin perishable smuggling items during the first week of March FY17-18.