ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has confiscated smuggled items worth Rs 15734 million during last three years (2010-2013) in anti smuggling operations in different areas.
The FBR has also arrested a total 639 smugglers for their alleged involvement in cases of smuggling during last three years.
Sources told Customs Today that FBR had been carrying out anti smuggling operations during last three years and successfully confiscated smuggled items worth Rs. 15734 millions.
“Smuggled goods worth of Rs 5501 million were confiscated during fiscal year 2010-2011, Rs 4904 million in the year 2011-12 while Rs. 5329 million in the year 2012-13” the sources revealed.