KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan on Wednesday ordered issuance of notices to the respondent custom officials for Sept 06 in three identical petitions pertaining to imported LED lights.

Hyder Shaikh advocate represented the petitioners and submitted that the three consignments, subject matter of these petitions were of identical nature as were ordered to be released provisionally by SHC.

He also stated that these consignments were shipped before July 31, 2017 hence benefit of section 81 of the Customs Act 1969 extended to other importers/petitioners apply in these petitions aslo.

The bench after hearing the counsel for petitioner ordered office of the Court to issue notices to respondents for Sept 6.