LAHORE: Customs Preventive team at Allama Iqbal International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle mobile phones and some other items including accessories of mobile phones.
Sources told Customs Today on 14.1.2018 that customs team intercepted a passenger Muhammad Nadeem who was arrived from Dubai and recovered 1305 costly mobile phones, mobile accessories and some other items from his possession.
Customs team confiscated the recovered goods and arrested the accused. Worth of the recovered goods is more than Rs5 million in local market.
Sources said that Deputy Collector Ittrat Hussain took this action on intelligence information. Sources said that accused was trying to smuggle cell phones and received Rs200,000 from a person behind that smuggling attempt. Customs airport arrested the accused and started the investigation after registering a case.