KARACHI: On the instructions of Collector Appraisement East Karachi Aamir Thaim, an FIR is lodged against M/s Seagate International for submitting forged documents to evade legitimate government revenue.

M/s Seagate International Karachi, in active connivance of importers, has been found involved in evasion of leviable duties and taxes through submission of fake/forged freight memos.

Accordingly, an FIR has been lodged and investigations are underway. In view of the foregoing, necessary actions under the Custom Licensing Rules may also be taken against the clearing agent, M/s Seagate International in accordance with law.

It may be mentioned here that, an FIR was lodged against M/s Seagae International in November 2022, on the instructions of Additional Collector Mushtaq Shahani. M/s Seagate along with other importers had been found forging documents to evade government revenue.