Customs Quetta undertakes sting operations, recover smuggled goods worth Rs75 million

QUETTA: Customs Quetta launched sting operations in Baluchistan in Noshki and Kuchlak area and seized smuggled goods worth Rs75 million. Support of Frontier Corps Balochistan and local authorities was also sought keeping in view the sensitivity of the operation. Upon information a warehouse housing smuggled goods was raided in Kuchlak,… Continue reading

Customs Quetta recovers 4.5 tons of betel nut

QUETTA: Customs staff posted at Noski Check Post on RCD highway has stopped/detained an empty 10 wheeler truck on suspicion of false cavities. On thorough checking 4.5 tons betel nuts is recovered from specially designed false cavities in the floor and side tanks of the truck. The total market value… Continue reading

Customs Quetta launches crackdown on NCP vehicles

QUETTA: Customs Quetta has launched a crackdown against non-custom-paid (NCP) vehicles. On the instructions of Chief Collector Enforcement Baluchistan Gul Rehman, FIRs are being lodged against the owners of non-custom-paid vehicles. In an operation at Lakpas, Customs staff apprehended three NCP vehicles including two Toyota Aqua and one Suzuki Passenger… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seizes smuggled goods worth Rs50 million

QUETTA: Customs Quetta has recovered large quantity of smuggled goods on main RCD at Noshki. Information was passed through Collector Irfan Javed to Additional Collector Yasir Kalhwar regarding movement of smuggled goods. Deputy Collector Muhammad Zohaib formed a team comprising Superintendent Saleem Agha and Inspectors Aslam Solangi and Naseer Shaheen… Continue reading

Customs Quetta plans crackdown on under-invoicing

QUETTA: MCC Appraisement Quetta, MCC Preventive Quetta and Customs I&I Quetta have planned a well-coordinated and joint crackdown on under-invoicing of imported goods, which has been causing colossal loss to the national exchequer. Sources said Customs authorities in the first phase attempted to bring smuggled goods into the tax net… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seizes smuggled goods worth Rs140 million

QUETTA: Customs Quetta with the assistance of Frontier Corps Balochistan seized large quantity of smuggled goods worth Rs140 million at Check Posts Kakpass and Surab. Information was passed through Collector Irfan Javed to Additional Collector Yasir kulwar that attempts would be made to transport smuggled goods. Deputy Collector Akbar Jan… Continue reading

Customs Quetta surpasses collection target

QUETTA: The Customs Duty collection by Model Customs Collectorate (Appraisement) Quetta in July-Jan 2020-21 stood at Rs4.295 Billion against the assigned target of Rs3.426 Billion, i-e Rs869 Million is collected over and above the assigned target. The collection surpassed the assigned target by over 25%. The Customs Duty collection of… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seizes large quantity of narcotics

QUETTA: Customs Quetta has sized large quantity of smuggled cloth and narcotics along with the transporting vehicle at Noshki check post. Chief collector Enforcement Quetta Gul Rehman has advised the staff to keep strict vigilance on the movement of smuggled goods. Customs has expedited its anti-smuggling drive in Baluchistan so… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seizes smuggled goods worth Rs80 million

QUETTA: In line with the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan, Customs Quetta launched a crackdown on warehouses, in Kuchlak area, housing smuggled goods and recovered miscellaneous goods worth Rs80 million. Collector MCC Preventive Irfan Javed passed information to Additional Collector Yasir Kalwar regarding presence of large quantity of smuggled… Continue reading

Customs Quetta seized smuggled medicine

KARACHI: Customs Quetta has seized large number of banned medicine including over milk enhancement 15,000 injections. Information was received through Collector Dr. Iftikhar that attempt would be made to smuggle medicine. Additional Collector Yasir Wahab and Deputy Collector Chaudhry Imran Afzal directed Superintendent Faisal Siddiq and Inspector Zubair Awan to… Continue reading