SHC to hear arguments in alleged “wrongly shifted” container of diplomatic mission

KARACHI: A custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh will hear arguments on law point that what would be the responsibility of a custom clearing agent if a container imported by a diplomatic mission turns out to be “wrongly shifted” The issue was raised during hearing of a Special… Continue reading

Pakistan Customs restrained from issuing notices to clearing agent, Non Payment of Federal Excise Duty

KARACHI: Pakistan Customs was restrained by a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh, from sending demand notices to clearing agents in respect of Federal Excise Duty against imported hybrid vehicles. The bench comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Mahmood A Khan earlier heard Zia-ul-Hasan advocate representing Pakhal… Continue reading

Benefitting from SRO 492 0f 2009 Clearing agent, importer gets bail

KARACHI: A clearing agent Muhammad Naveed-ur-Rahman son of Syed Asad-ur-Rahman of Ocean World Cargo was admitted to bail against a solvent surety of rupees 100,000 by a division bench of High Court of Sindh here on Monday. Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate appearing for the petitioner/applicant/ accused maintained that Messes… Continue reading

Clearing agent gets protection against harassment by Customs

KARACHI: The owner of Mayo Enterprises, a clearing agent which served the importers of LED lights, parts and chandeliers get protection on Friday when a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh directed Pakistan custom officials to not to arrest the petitioner. The bench heard submission by a lawyer… Continue reading

Shc restrains customs from fir against clearing agent

Karachi. The customs collectorate east was restrained from registering new firs against clearing agent qaiser Abbas and ahsan without permission of the court. The bench comprising justice aqeelahmed abbasi and justice zulfiqar Ahmed Khan passed the order after hearing acounsek from Franklin law associates who maintained that petitioners were being… Continue reading

SHC admits importer, clearing agent to bail Smuggling of Auto Parts, Ipads

KARACHI: Justice Fahim Ahmed Siddiqui of High Court of Sindh on Thursday admitted six accused in alleged smuggling case to bail against a solvent surety of rupees 25,000 each. Mehmood Iqbal, importer, clearing agents Qaiser Abbas, Muhammad Idrees, Muhammad Ali, Muhammad Ahsan and Muzammil, staff member of clearing agent sought… Continue reading

Clearing agent bailed out after arrest

KARACHI: Justice Faheem Ahmed Siddiqui of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Thursday admitted a clearing agent to bail after arrest against a solvent surety of rupees one million. The accused/applicant Muhammad Amir son of Muhammad Siddique was booked by Sales Tax department (IRS) for abusing the concession under SRO… Continue reading

Court dismisses Abdullah’s petition against Superintendent SIU Dost Muhammad

KARACHI: The Court of District & Sessions Judge has dismissed the application of Mohammad Abdullah Shaikh s/o Mohammad Akbar, whom sought lodging of FIR against Superintendent SIU, Dost Muhammad on Saturday. Mohammad Abdullah Shaikh s/o Mohammad Akbar has filed a petition with the Court of District & Sessions Judge praying… Continue reading

Alleged betel nuts importer admitted to bail

KARACHI: Justice Aftab Ahmed Gorar of High Court of Sindh (SHC) admitted an accused in betle nuts smuggling case to protective bail for seven days. According details, Ms Dil Khurram Shaheen advocate filed a protective bail plea on behalf of applicant/accused Muzammil. She contended that applicant/accused is neither an importer… Continue reading

SHC disposes of petition by clearing agent

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Monday disposed of a constitution petition filed by a clearing agent against suspension of license. The bench was hearing a petition filed by Hasnain & Sons who challenged the suspension of license on a complaint filed by one Shehzad…. Continue reading