KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Omar Sial on Thursday allowed time to counsel for Pakistan Customs in a petition filed by importer of construction machinery/vehicles.
The bench was hearing a petition filed by Sachal Engineering Works which imported “Asphalt Paver”, used in construction of roads. Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate appearing for the petitioners maintained that delay in release of the vehicle in dispute is affecting business of the petitioner/importer.
Counsel for Pakistan Customs Kashif Nazeer conceded that this vehicle is not hit by import policy, however he sought some time to resolve the controversy. The bench allowing the request put of further hearing till Dec 26.