SHC order release of Bus detained since Mid 2018

KARACHI: The release of a passenger bus detained since May 2018 on charge of being used in smuggling of miscellaneous foreign goods, was ordered by a Custom Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. Fazal Mehmood owner of the bus bearing Registration Number BSA 656 moved the court through Ms… Continue reading

Customs personnel injured as smugglers attack check post

QUETTA: A Customs Officer was severely injured by smugglers at Customs Check Posts Darakhsh while trying to foil an attempt of smuggling foreign origin goods into country. Information was passed by Collector Customs Quetta Ashraf Ali to Preventive Section Additional Collector Zubair Shah, Deputy Collector Maqbool Baloch and Superintendent Niamat… Continue reading

Smuggled goods recovered from pilgrims buses

KARACHI: MCC Quetta has foiled a bid of smuggling foreign origin goods in the garb of Zaireen (pilgrims) returning from Iran via Taftan. Information was received through Collector Quetta Ashraf Ali regarding movement of smuggled goods through pilgrims’ buses coming from Iran via Taftan. Subsequently, a team headed by Deputy… Continue reading

MCC Lahore seized smuggled goods

KARACHI: MCC Lahore has seized two 40-feet containers of miscellaneous smuggled goods near Saggain bridge, Lahore, which were being transported to Lahore from Peshawar. Information was received through Collector Lahore that containers loaded with imported goods were brought from dry port Peshawar to Lahore after replacing the imported goods with… Continue reading

SHC allows Colgate Palmolive to file amended title

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Arshad Hussain Khan allowed Colgate Palmolive Pakistan to file amended title in a petition filed by the company to make Collector Adjudication I, West a party in the case. The other respondent include Assistant Director,… Continue reading

Customs Intelligence spearheads FBR’s anti-smuggling drive

KARACHI: Directorate General of Intelligence & Investigation – FBR spearheading the mega anti-smuggling drive seized goods worth Rs5.6 billion during the year ended June 30, 2016, which is 42 percent higher than the seizures of goods worth Rs3.99 billion made in the year ended June 30, 2015. In pursuance or… Continue reading