KARACHI: Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) of MCC Preventive Karachi led by Deputy Collector Muhammad Faisal has been quite effective against smuggling of Iranian diesel and seized 200,000 liters of smuggled commodity in last 15 days.
Deputy Collector detected big scams and made several cases along with seizing huge quantity of smuggled goods including betel nut, mobile phones and diesel etc.
Just recently, ASO MCC Preventive acting on information intercepted an oil tanker, containing 50,000 liters of smuggled Iranian diesel worth Rs 5.2 million, at Moachko choke point under the garb of fake documents / invoice of M/s. Byco Petroleum Limited, which was later confirmed by the said entity.
Enforcement drive against smuggling of POL products is in full swing and it will continue till complete eradication of smuggling of Iranian diesel, an official said. One accused person was also arrested and FIR was lodged.
In another successful action at Gul bai area, one Suzuki pick up loaded with smuggled soap brand “Dove” in huge quantity has also been seized.
Moreover, MCC Preventive, Karachi, pursuant to credible information, intercepted Hino truck at Moachko Choke Point. On cursory examination, diesel tank concealed under crushed stone was detected and 30,000 liters of smuggled Iranian diesel approximately worth Rs 3.0 million, was recovered. One person was been arrested and FIR lodged.