KARACHI: Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation-Customs Gwadar in the month of September, 2020, has seized smuggled non duty paid / contraband goods including Betel Nuts, Iranian High Speed Diesel, NCP vehicles, Busses / vehicles, Electronic goods, Artificial Jewelry & other smuggled goods. In total 43 seizure cases valuing Rs.74.094 million have been made involving the evasion of duty / taxes to the tune of Rs.28.042 million.
On the instructions of the Director General Abdul Rashid Sheikh, Directorate General of Intelligence & Investigation (Customs), Islamabad. Muhammad Ismail, Director, Intelligence & Investigation (Customs), Gwadar, directed the Assistant Director Muhammad Saleem Khokhar and teams, to make all out efforts to curb smuggling of non duty paid and contraband items completely in its jurisdiction.
In order to cope with the menace of smuggling the officers and officials of the Directorate are staying alert 24/7.
The Director has further instructed the Assistant Director to coordinate with other Law Enforcement Agencies i.e., Frontier Corps, Maritime Security Agency, Pakistan Coast Guard, Anti Narcotics Force, Federal Investigation Agency, Baluchistan Police and other local departments in this regard.