I&I Lahore seizes train-bogie full of smuggled goods

 LAHORE: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Lahore has seized a train-bogie full of smuggled goods, which had been transported from Karachi to Lahore. Information received through Director Asad Raza to Additional Director Hasan Farid that smuggled gods would be transported to Lahore from Karachi via train. Deputy directors Tayyeba Bokhari and… Continue reading

SHC restrain ASO from coercive action against petitioners by Global Textile, Zubair Corporation

KARACHI: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) of Pakistan Customs, Preventive was restrained from taking any coercive action against Global Textile & Towel Corporation and Messers Zubair Corporation. A bench comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan earlier heard counsel from Franklin Law Associates representing Global Textile. The… Continue reading

SHC express extreme annoyance, orders personal appearance of Superintendent ASO

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh expressed annoyance over alleged harassment of directors of Popular Juice Industries Private Limited. The bench took exception that why raid was conducted at 2:30 am and documents were demanded at such an odd hour. At the outset of hearing on… Continue reading

FIR lodged against M/s Popular Fruit Juices

KARACHI: ASO of MCC Preventive Karachi has lodged an FIR against owner of M/s Popular Fruit Juices and others. ASO had recovered large quantity of smuggled dry milk, and foreign origin food grade chemical from the premises of M/s Popular Fruit Juices a couple of days ago. A team of… Continue reading

Accused in cigarette, cigar smuggling case admitted to protective bail

KARACHI: Justice Nazar Akbar of High Court of Sindh admitted an accused booked by ASO, Pakistan Customs, Ghas Bandar in cigarette and cigar smuggling case to protective bail against a solvent surety of rupees 50,000. Muzammil Jamil, applicant was booked by ASO on 22-4-2020 after ASO’s raid at a Godown… Continue reading

ASO Preventive Karachi recovers smuggled cigarette worth Rs80 million

KARACHI: The Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) of MCC Preventive Karachi raided three warehouses in Bolton Market, Bandar road and recovered large quantity of smuggled cigarette. Information was passed through collector Saquif Saeed to Additional Collector Haroon Malik regarding presence of smuggled goods in the above mentioned markets. A team under… Continue reading

SHC to hear petition on Dec 11 as govt loses revenue worth rupees 18.75 million Consignment destined for Afghanistan expires in detention

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice will hear a petition regarding perfume, body spray destined for Afghanistan but detained since 2010. Sardar Muhammad Ishaq appeared for the petitioner Nizam Baba. According to petitioner, the weight declared was 13 tones… Continue reading

SHC adjourns hearing of bail plea by alleged smuggler

KARACHI: Justice Faheem Ahmed Siddiqui of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday adjourned hearing in a bail application filed by one Mehmood Iqbal booked by Pakistan Customs on charge of smuggling electronic items and other goods in the garb of importing old used clothes. Today advocate Ashiq Ali Anwar Rana… Continue reading

Special Custom Court returns challan in betel nuts smuggling cases

KARACHI: The Special Customs Court at Karachi returned challan in case of alleged smuggling of betel nuts to the Pakistan Customs holding that “only custom adjudication is a proper forum in this case”. The  court in its order dated 29-8-2019 began with noting that Special Prosecutor was put on notice… Continue reading

Special Customs court admits six accused to bail

KARACHI: Six accused allegedly involved in smuggling case were admitted to interim bail against a solvent surety of rupees 100,000 each by Special Customs Court at Karachi here on Wednesday. Mehmood Iqbal, importer, clearing agents Qaiser Abbas, Muhammad Idrees, Muhammad Ali, Muhammad Ahsan and Muzammil, staff member of clearing agent… Continue reading