ANF trying hard to facilitate traders, number of withheld containers reduced to 1.14 pc in 2020: Muhammad Ayub

KARACHI: Deputy Director/ In-charge, Port Control Unit, Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) Karachi Muhammad Ayub has said that ANF was trying its best to facilitate the exporters and importers by reducing the number withheld containers and at the same time, no compromise was being made on the performance which can be gauged… Continue reading

Custom brings vehicle to SHC in compliance

KARACHI: Weak prosecution and lacunas in investigations caused another defeat to Pakistan Customs as they surrendered a mini truck allegedly used for smuggling “charas”. According to details, Pakistan Customs seized a Shehzore vehicle and during search recovered 20 kilograms of charas from the said vehicle. The case was then transferred… Continue reading

PIA security team foils heroin smuggling attempt

KARACHI: PIA’s security and vigilance team, at Jinnah International Airport, in its routine pre-departure search of a B-777 aircraft, which was scheduled to operate as PK-7121 (Karachi-Jeddah) recovered approximately 15 kg of heroin late last night. Officials of Airport Security Force, Anti-Narcotics Force and Pakistan Customs were also part of… Continue reading

Record seizure of Acetic Anhydride winning accolade internationally: Preventive Collectorate

KARACHI: Customs Collectorate, Preventive claimed to have seized 22 tons of Acetic Anhydride which could be used as explosives or making heroin powder. Addressing a press conference, top custom officials including Tariq Huda, Collector Customs, Preventive here at Ghasbander (Karachi Port), said that seizure was biggest ever in the world… Continue reading