SHC reserves judgment in huge bunch of Afghan Transit Container cases

KARACHI: The judgment was reserved in about 2200 Special Custom Reference Applications pending since a decade and some of them pertains to 2007-2008 by a Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Muhammad Junaid Ghaffar and Justice Agha Faisal here on Tuesday. Khalid Rajper Advocate appeared… Continue reading

SHC issues notice to defendant custom officials, DAG for April 28 in suit by Customs Clearing agent

KARACHI: Justice Nadeem Akhtar of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Mondy hearing suit filed by Sharjeel Jamal of U-Trade Logistics restrained the Chief Collector Customs from taking any coercive action against the plaintiff  company till April 28. The court while ordering issuance of notices to Chief Collector Customs, South,… Continue reading

Dismissal from service converted to lower stage in time scale

KARACHI: Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has converted the major penalty of “Dismissal from service” of two Principal Appraisers into another major penalty of “Reduction to lower stage in time scale” (two stages lower). On a departmental appeals filed by Sadar Amin Farooqui, Ex-Principal Appraiser, Model Customs Collectorate of… Continue reading

Recovery of missing NATO/ISAF containers; investigation team formed

KARACHI: Collector Preventive Tariq Huda has an 11-member team to proceed with the investigations into the case whereas two warehouses were raided and earlier pilfered/missing US Army/NATO/ISAF cargo along with empty containers were recovered. The team is headed by Assistant Collector Raza Naqvi and comprising of SPS Javed Raza, IPS… Continue reading

MCC Preventive raids warehouses, recovers pilfered NATO/ISAF/ US Army military equipment

KARACHI: MCC Preventive raided seized two warehouses in Karachi, where the containers of NATO/ISAF/US Army cargo were being scrapped. Moreover, large quantity of military  equipment and parts of military machines. Both the warehouses one in Bhains Colony and one in Mauripur owned by M/s Bilal Associated have been sealed. Source… Continue reading