KARACHI: February 15 was fixed for hearing a Special Custom Reference Application filed by Gadoon Textile Mills Limited and Fazal Textile Mills Ltd against Secretary Finance, Custom Appellate Tribunal Karachi, Collector Custom (Adjudication-II) and Collector Custom (Appraisement) East by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh.

AS the hearing commenced, the bench noted that certain documents particularly reply to the Show Cause Notice which was placed before the  Custom Appellate Tribunal is not annexed with the instant SCRA.

The bench asked Faiz Durrani Advocate, counsel for the applicant to file the said document with advance copy to the respondent side.

The bench later put off further proceedings till Feb 15 while directing maintenance of status quo.

Ms Afsheen Aman Advocate represented custom department while federation of Pakistan was represented by Qazi Ayazuddin Qureshi and G.M.Bhutto Advocates.