KARACHI: Anti-smuggling Organization (ASO) of MCC Preventive has seized smuggled tyres, which were bearing Afghan transit stamp. The value of tyres is Rs6.482 million, while the value of containers and vehicle seized is Rs5.5 million.
Information was received through Deputy Collector Muhammad Faisal regarding movement of smuggled goods. Subsequently, ASO MCC Preventive intercepted two containers loaded on a Hino truck at Ghagghar Phattak Choke Point (Eastern Sector) and seized foreign origin smuggled tyres of assorted sizes and brands.
These are new tyres bearing Afghan transit stamp (Karachi in transit to Afghanistan), which confirms that Afghan transit goods are smuggled back to Pakistan.