KARACHI: Directorate of Customs Investigation and Intelligence, Karachi has seized electronic equipment worth Rs 843 million of Bol Media Group being used for media setup, considering them smuggled items.
Sources told Customs Today that Customs Intelligence raided different offices of Bol Media Group located in Karachi and its facilitators’ offices including M/s Labaik Private Limited and M/s Rauf Fattani Electronics those involved in import of said items and recovered non-duty paid media equipment, including DSNG vehicles worth Rs 843 million involving duty/taxes amounting to Rs 370 million.
The Customs Intelligence confiscated the recovered goods and vehicles as it was not found any evidence showing the legal import of the vehicle.
They added that case No. M-2091/DCI/2015 against the accused groups has been forwarded to the Customs Adjudication for further investigation.
It is important to mention here that Customs Intelligence has been investigating the case regarding the import of non-duty paid electronics equipments for many days against the Bol Media Group and also served notices upon Bol for illegally importing machinery and other equipments.