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Faisalabad I&I seizes prohibited medicines

FAISALABAD: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation seized foreign origin smuggled prohibited sexual Riga Sildenafile Citrate tablets of different brands worth Rs3.2 million during a successful raid. Sources told Customs Today that Deputy Director Rana Irfan received information regarding smuggling of sexual medicine on which he formed a team comprising Superintendent Muhammad Tahir Intelligence Officers Ansar Saleemi, Saeed Hayat, Muhammad ... Read More »

‘Exports to decline by 30% if FBR discontinues zero rating scheme’

FAISALABAD: Five Zero Rated Export Sectors are the engines of growth and these entirely documented sectors contribute to more than 70 percent of the national exports. Discontinuation of zero rated status will bring disastrous effects on export oriented industries and will lead to flight of capital, mass unemployment and huge foreign exchange losses. Zero-rating must continue in the larger national ... Read More »

Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal transfers eight employees

FAISALABAD: Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal issued orders to transfer eight employees with immediate effect. According to a notification no C.No. II-A(Admn)13/2018(PT)/5102 Inspector Muhammad Asad Javaid transferred to Anti-Smuggling Organization Sargodha from Faisalabad, Inspector Shah Nawaz from Faisalabad ASO to Faisalabad Airport and Mahmood Ahmed Dogar reshuffled from Sargodha to Faisalabad. Appraising Officers Muhammad Ali Iqbal and Alamdar Hussain transferred from ... Read More »

Faisalabad I&I seizes huge quantity of betel nuts worth Rs100m

FAISALABAD: Directorate of Custom Intelligence and Investigation has seized huge quantity of betel nuts worth Rs100 million. Deputy Director Rana Irfan Shouqat told Customs Today that he received credible information from his source that huge quantity of contraband items would be smuggled through jurisdiction. He immediately alerted the Superintendent Muhammad Tahir Iqbal to enhance monitoring of suspected routes to foil ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs seizes alcohol bottles from airport

FAISALABAD: The Customs officials deputed at Faisalabad International Airport confiscated four wine bottles from passengers traveling via different flights. Sources told Customs Today that the customs team carried out operations in different flights coming from Dubai to Faisalabad, Turkey to Faisalabad, Jeddah to Faisalabad and Muscat to Faisalabad. Customs inspector Muhammad Ramzan Shahid intercepted a passenger Abdul Rehman Abid coming ... Read More »

Sara-e-Muhajar ASO impounds non-duty-paid Audi Q7 car

SARA-I-MUHAJIR: The Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Sara-e-Muhajir impounded foreign origin used Audi Q7 car. The market value of the impounded vehicle is Rs 3 million. Sources told Customs Today that additional collector Muhammad Saeed Asad received information regarding some non duty paid vehicles plying on roads. After receiving the information he constituted a raiding team comprising superintendent Muhammad Shoaib, Inspector Tanveer Bajwa, ... Read More »

Faisalabad Adjudication recovers Rs3468.987m

FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication collected Rs 3468.987 million while deciding 261 cases during the month of July to April. Sources told Customs Today that Customs Adjudication issued Orders in Original (ONOs) in all cases in favor of Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Faisalabad, Mianwali, Jhang, Sargodha, Sara-e-Muhajir and Customs Intelligence and Investigation Faisalabad and Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) Khushab. The department heard ... Read More »

Additional Collector Asma issues notice to owner of smuggled goods

FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed issued a show cause notice to owner of smuggled goods worth Rs 16.4 million. Sources told Customs Today that Assistant Collector Zaheer Ahmed following information formed a team to conduct a raid. The team of ASO Sargodha intercepted a Mazda truck bearing registration no: FDS-18-1844 near Bhera Interchange Motorway raided near Bhera ... Read More »

Faisalabad ASO impounds non-duty paid goods worth Rs63m

FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) seized smuggled goods worth Rs 63 million during the month of April of current fiscal year 2019. According to monthly seizure report the main seizure items include vehicles, cloth, tyres, tubes Iranian diesel, auto parts and others miscellaneous items and tempered vehicles. The ASO registered more than 17 seizure cases of anti-smuggling during April. ... Read More »

FIU Multan impounds huge quantity of almonds

MULTAN: Directorate of Customs Intelligence and Investigation (I&I) Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) impounded huge quantity of almonds on suspicion of smuggling. According to details, Field Intelligence Unit intercepted a Hino truck bearing registration no: TKW-301 near Khanewal Bypass. The Customs Intelligence checked the vehicle and recovered 200 sacks of almonds without shell in their action. The team asked the driver ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs collects Rs 8164.289m

FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs collected Rs8164.289 million during July-April of fiscal year 2019 against the set target of Rs 12531.27 million. Sources told Customs Today that Customs Appraisement collected revenue under the heads of customs duty (CD), sales tax (ST), income tax (IT) and federal excise duty (FED) during the above-said period. According to revenue statistics, the Collectorate collected Rs3362.930 ... Read More »

Faisalabad Appraisement collects Rs507.905m in April

FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Appraisement collected Rs507.905 million during the month of April 2019 against the set target of Rs952 million, surpassing the target by 53 percent. Customs Appraisement collected revenue under the heads of customs duty (CD), sales tax (ST), income tax (IT) and federal excise duty (FED) during the said period. According to the statistics available with Customs ... Read More »

Faisalabad Adjudication decides 28 seizure cases worth Rs42.231m

FAISALABAD: Customs Adjudication has decided 28 seizure cases forwarded by Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) and Customs Intelligence and Investigation in their various anti-smuggling activities. Sources told Customs Today that Collector Muhammad Adnan Akram announced judgment in one seizure case involving Rs 23.500 million during the month of April 2019. Whereas Additional Collector Asma Hameed settled 27 different seizure cases in favor ... Read More »

Tausif Qureshi distributes certificates among participants of course organized DGTR

FAISALABAD: Directorate General of Training (Customs) conducted a training course on the topic of smuggling. The participants of the training course comprise BS-16-18 officials of Customs Lahore, Sialkot, Faisalabad and Multan, and Customs Intelligence Lahore. Federal Board of Revenue ex-member Tausif Ahmad Qureshi, was the resource person. He elaborated the concept, phenomenon and methods of smuggling which manifests in flow of ... Read More »

Faisalabad Customs seizes alcohol bottles from airport

FAISALABAD: The Customs officials deputed at Faisalabad International Airport confiscated three wine bottles from passengers traveling via different flights. Sources told Customs Today that the officers carried out operations in different flights coming from Dubai to Faisalabad, Turkey to Faisalabad, and Muscat to Faisalabad. Customs inspector Muhammad Ramzan Shahid intercepted a passenger Sains Landa who arrived at Faisalabad from Dubai ... Read More »

Additional Collector Asma issues notice to suspect in smuggling of Iranian HSD

FAISALABAD: Customs Adjudication Deputy Collector Asma Hameed has issued a show cause notice to owner of non-duty paid Iranian oil. These Iranian diesel was brought into country through unauthorized route. Sources told Customs Today that Sara-i-Muhajir ASO team intercepted a carrier tanker bearing registration No K-0055 with driver Muhammad Akram. During the course of checking it was found that the ... Read More »

Additional Collector Asma Hameed issues notice to owner of smuggled goods

FAISALABAD: Customs Adjudication Additional Collector Asma Hameed has issued a show cause notice to a suspect in case of non-duty paid contraband items worth Rs82,43,350 . Sources told Customs Today that ASO Faisalabad has seized contraband items near Saddar Bypass Jhang Road. The items were seized on the information of Collector Mirza Mubashir Baig and under the supervision of Superintendent ... Read More »

Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal transfers 13 customs employees

FAISALABAD: Deputy Collector Customs Collectorate Headquarters Aneeqa Afzal transferred 13 customs employees. Deputy Collector Aneeqa Afzal transferred employees from Faisalabad International Airport to Anti Smuggling Organization, Sargodha ASO to Faisalabad Airport, Airport to Import Examination and GPO to Recovery Branch. Sources told that two appraisers namely Alamdar Hussain, Muhammad Naveed Chisti, on joining are transferred to GPO and DTRE branch. ... Read More »

Sargodha ASO seizes smuggled goods worth Rs5.5m

SARGODHA: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organisation (ASO) confiscated foreign origin goods and vehicle worth Rs 16.4 million. Sources told Customs Today that Assistant Collector Zaheer Ahmed formed a team to conduct raid. The team established a check-post near Bhera Interchange and intercepted a Mazda truck bearing registration no: FDS-18-8844 and recovered different non-duty paid goods of Chinese origin. The ASO team ... Read More »

Sara-i-Muhjir ASO seizes 33050kg coal during road checking

FAISALABAD: Collectorate of Customs Field Intelligence Unit (FIU) Sara-i-Muhajir seized foreign origin 33050 kilograms coal smuggled from Afghanistan. Sources told Customs Today that Customs ASO Sarai Muhajir team on the information of Assistant Collector Customs Ahmed Zaheer intercepted a Hino truck bearing registration number TKY-502 Lasbela. During searching process the FIU team led by Superintendent Ghulam Jaffar recovered huge quantity ... Read More »