KARACHI: The hearing of a constitutional petition filed by Asia Poultry Feeds (Pvt) Limited was deferred till April 17 by a division bench of High Court of Sindh here Monday allowing the sides to prepare on law points.

The petitioner company citing Secretary FBR and Collector Customs, appraisement East maintained that they import Sunflower meal an ingredient of the poultry feed from different sources around the world. They claimed determination and imposition of Sales Tax at reduced rates but the respondent have disallowed the same.

The petitioner prayed to the court to declare that they are entitled to benefit of Section 3 (2) (aa) of the Sales Tax Act of 1990.