ISLAMABAD: Collector Adjudication Shahnaz Maqbool has said that she has asked Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to release Customs Pole Funds (CPF) because Adjudication department had insufficient funds to run the Collectorate.
She was addressing a farewell party in honor of two retired inspectors Muhammad Saleem and Muhammad Azhar.
Talking on the occasion the Collector appreciated services of both of the retired inspectors and prayed for them to spend a healthy life after retirement.
She said that she has learnt new things from junior staff working here at Adjudication. She suggested that all customs staff should work with dedication in all departments of customs like valuations, tariff, Appraisement and Adjudication so they can understand and get knowledge about all the Customs rulings and laws.
She added that Customs officials have no proper medical facilities which should be provided by higher authorities on urgent basis.
Talking on the occasion, both the retired inspectors said that they found Customs department very efficient and respectful institution. Inspector Muhammad Saleem said, “The Customs Common Pole Funds (CPF) are only used for BPS-17 and above officials but CPF is not used for Customs staff under BPS-16”.
At the end of the event, souvenirs and banquets were presented to the retired Customs officials.