KARACHI: On the directives of the Collector MCC Gwadar, action against the illicit smuggling of Iranian diesel have been further stepped up and accordingly, a massive operation against the smuggling of Iranian Origin High Speed Diesel in the areas Panjgur, Turbat, bland and Hub has been launched in collaboration with Frontier Corps (FC), Balochistan.

As a result during the last three weeks, the Colleetorate has been able to seize 288,000 Litres of smuggled High Speed Diesel worth Rs17.2 million so far.

The operation is still underway and expected to yield better results by eventually curbing the unscrupulous elements involved in the illicit business of smuggling.