KARACHI: Hearing an application alleging contempt of court filed by Messers Royal Impex against Director, Intelligence & Investigations, Pakistan Customs, Chairman Export Processing Zone and Collector of Custom, Port Muhammad Bin Qasim (Exports), a customs appellate bench ordered issuance of notice for Jan 21 while seeking comments on or before the date fixed for hearing.

The bench earlier heard counsel for the petitioner company who said that certain directions were given by the court which were not complied by the alleged contemnors. The directions pertain to release of imported goods provisionally.