FAISALABAD: The Customs Adjudication Deputy Collector Saima Ayaz issued a show cause notice to a suspect involved in smuggled of cigarettes and chalia which was brought into country through illegally way.
As per details, the Anti Smuggling Organization (ASO) impounded a non duty paid consignment of cigarette and chalia and asked accused to show documents regarding import of items. But he remained failed.
Therefore, the smuggled items was brought to the office of the Superintendent Tanveer Raza Naqvi. The customs officials took the items into custody under Section 168 of the Customs Act 1969. On the other hand ASO authorities forwarded contravention report to Customs Adjudication for further legal proceedings.
The Customs Adjudication issued notice to the accused person namely Muhammad Asif on the violation of Section 10-A 89(1) and 156 of the Customs Act 1969. However the adjudication has directed the respondents to file their replies by given time which is also last date of hearing.
Deputy collector served notice to the accused party through Faisalabad ASO. Deputy Collector Saima Ayaz also directed the ASO to depute any relevant official to attend the hearing on the schedule date along with relevant record.