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Peshawar Customs foils attempt to smuggle Indian bananas to Afghanistan

PESHAWAR: Customs Collectorate mobile squad thwarted attempt of smuggling of Indian bananas to Afghanistan and seized four trucks loaded with smuggled bananas. Sources told Customs Today that on a tip off received to custom mobile squad regarding the entry of smuggle vehicles loaded with Indian bananas for Afghanistan. The customs authorities flag down the vehicle on GT road and thwarted ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs generates Rs1221m revenue during February

PESHAWAR: The Custom Collectorate Peshawar generated Rs1221 million revenue collection in the month of February 2018 as compare to Rs1413 million of February 2017 having difference of minus 192 million against while difference in percentage was minus 12.60 percent. According to official figures the house collected Rs454.15 million in head of custom duties against Rs513.17 million with difference of minus ... Read More »

Customs foils attempt to smuggle 47 kgs of hashish from Landi Kotal

  KHYBER AGENCY: Custom officials and political administration recovered 47 kilogram hashish from an Afghanistan returned truck here at Torkham road of Tehsil Landi Kotal on Monday. The political Tehsildar Shams-ul-Islam told Customs Today that on secret information that narcotics would be smuggled from Afghanistan to Pakistan via Torkham border, a special Khasadar party under his supervision was comprised that ... Read More »

Tussle between Customs & Railways over NDP vehicles causing huge loss to national kitty

PESHAWAR: Despite getting clearance from custom department, thousands of non-customs paid vehicles parked in Peshawar dry port running out of order due to land rent dispute with Pakistan Railway. Talking to Custom Today Deputy Station Superintend Pakistan Railway Peshawar Asifullah told that these charges are called charges and these are millions of rupees to pay it to railway department. These ... Read More »

Customs dispatched first lot of Afghan transit trade consignment through bonded train

PESHAWAR: In order to keep up the transit activities through alternative transportation via train, Pakistan Customs has successfully dispatched the first lot of Afghan transit trade consignments to Peshawar through the bonded train. Sources told that Director Transit Trade Irfan Javed was present on the occasion and he personally confirmed the sealing of containers and functionality of trackers fixed in ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs collects Rs1905.13m during January

PESHAWAR:  The Customs Collectorate made a total of Rs1905.13 million revenue collections in January 2018 against Rs1612.19 million of January 2017 with total difference of 15.94 percent while the difference in rupees is Rs255.54 million. According to statistical section of Peshawar Customs House in head of custom duty in the month of January the house collected Rs786.41 million against Rs555 ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs playing vital role in combating smuggling & business development: Gul Rehman

PESHAWAR: Collector Custom Collectorate Gul Rahman said that World Custom Organization has dedicated 2018 for strengthening the security of business development with the slogan “a secure business environment for economic development”. Addressing on the eve of International Custom Day Gul Rahman said that International Custom Day is being celebrated annually by the global custom community on each 26th January in ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs foils attempt to smuggle narcotics on Friday

KHYBER AGENCY: Customs and Khasadar force jointly foiled an attempt of smuggling of narcotics from tribal region to Peshawar by recovering huge cache of hashish and opium from a Peshawar bound vehicle here at Bagyari checkpoint on Friday. Line Officer, Jamrud Tehseenullah Afridi told that during their routine duty, stopped a suspected Suzuki van carrying registration no: (TU-455) for checking. ... Read More »

Peshawar ASO confiscates Rs260m NDP goods & vehicles till January 25

PESHAWAR: The Anti Smuggling Organization of Custom Collectorate confiscated smuggled goods worth of Rs260 million in last one month up to January 25 which include NCP vehicles, mobile oils, Arms, tyre-tube auto parts and electronic goods. Sources told Customs Today that the number of goods include 69 vehicle U/S 157 having value Rs74,600000, 31 vehicle U/S 16 8703 having value ... Read More »

Directorate I & I Peshawar sets ablaze huge pile of NDP/fake cigarettes

PESHAWAR: The Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation (Inland Revenue) Peshawar burnt a huge pile of non-duty-paid/counterfeit cigarettes. The Directorate of Intelligence & Investigation (Inland Revenue) Peshawar seized 10.15 million of cigarette cartons from July 2017 to December under the Federal Excise Act-2005. The value of the confiscated cigarettes was more than Rs30million involving duties/taxes of more than Rs12million. These cigarettes ... Read More »

Customs Peshawar posts 71.29percent revenue collection loss by January 13, 2018

PESHAWAR: The Modal Customs Collectorate Peshawar (MCCP) generated a total of Rs480.89million revenue collection in December 2017 against Rs1612.19million of allocated target during December 2016 with a total deficit of 71.29 percent up to January 13, 2018. According to Statistical Section of the Peshawar Customs House, under head of custom duty in the month of December, the house collected Rs222.51million against Rs555.86million ... Read More »

Customs foils bid to smuggle 15kg of heroin from Landi Kotal

KHYBER AGENCY: In joint action of Customs field staff and Khasadar squads, 15 kg hashish were recovered from a vehicle in Landi Kotal Bazaar on Monday. Shams-ul-Islam, Tehsildar Landi Kotal told Customs Today that the on duty troops during their routine duty searching a motor car bearing registration no (IDJ-2802), parked in Landi Kotal Bazaar. During examination 16 kilograms hashish ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs to celebrate World Customs Day with full enthusiasm

PESHAWAR:  Modal Custom Collectorate decided to celebrate World Customs Day with full enthusiasm in which shields and certificate would be distributed among the retired and active employees of the department. Collector Peshawar Gul Rahman has directed to constitute a committee under the supervision of Deputy Collector anti-smuggling division Peshawar Najeeb Arjumand. The committee members would comprised of Superintend Amanullah, Nasir ... Read More »

Customs Healthcare Society extends financial help to heirs of 17 abducted persons

PESHAWAR: The Customs Health Care Society (CHCSP) has given financial support to heirs of 17 people who were abducted from Adilkhad area of tehsil Landi Kotal three months ago. The cash aid was extended to the affected families in a simple gathering held in Landi Kotal Press Club on Wednesday. Muhammad Jameel, a representative of CHCSP, on behalf of Dr. ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs foils bid to smuggle narcotics to Punjab

PESHAWAR: Customs Intelligence and Investigation team during a crackdown at Rashkai interchange thwarted an attempt of opium smuggling and seized 86 kilogram chars and 36 kilogram narcotics being smuggled to Punjab. Sources told Customs Today that on a tip off received to Director Custom Intelligence Muhammad Saleem regarding smuggling of huge quantity of opium to Punjab, following the information a ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs earns Rs1647m revenue during November

PESHAWAR:  Modal Customs Collectorate made a total of Rs2162 million revenue collections in November 2017 against Rs1647 million of the previous November 2016 with total difference of Rs466.03 million while the difference in percentage was minus 28.44 percent. Data revealed that Peshawar Customs House in month of November collected Rs969 million only in collected in head of customs duty against ... Read More »

Customs Healthcare Society grants financial support to families of abducted persons

PESHAWAR: Customs Health Care Society (CHCS), Pakistan granted financial support to seven families of persons, who had been abducted more than two months back from Adilkhad area of tehsil Landi Kotal. In this connection a simple gathering was held in Landi Kotal press club on Wednesday that was attended by heirs of abductees beside local media persons. Muhammad Jameel, the ... Read More »

Gul Rahman assures KP Customs Agents of improving export & import process

PESHAWAR: Frontier Customs Agents Group President Zia-ul-Haq Sarhadi said that Collector Gul Rahman has assured them of improving the export and import process at the Peshawar Dry Port, Peshawar Airport and Custom Station Torkham to facilitate the business community and resolve their problems. Talking to Customs Today, Sarhadi said that the collector has agreed to take railway administration on board ... Read More »

Peshawar Customs undertakes postings, transfers

PESHAWAR: Modal Customs Collectorate Peshawar issued directives of transfer of nine inspectors and directed them to take charge within three days in their respective stations. According to official sources Inspector Mohammad Arshad transferred from anti smuggling division to recovery cell, Gohar Ali from recovery cell to anti smuggling Peshawar, Irshad Ghafoor was transferred from anti smuggling division Peshawar to dry ... Read More »

Prices of dry fruits imported from Afghanistan shoot up due to imposition of RD

PESHAWAR: Due to imposition of new Regulatory Duty on various imported goods from Afghanistan, the prices of dry fruits and cashew nuts (Kaju) increased in the local market of Peshawar while the retailers await release of stranded containers of winter season to maintain the prices normal. The imposition of Regulatory Duty on 731 imported items have further pushed the business ... Read More »