FAISALABAD: The Customs Anti-Smuggling Organization (ASO) Mianwali has impounded a non-duty paid vehicle, Toyota Hilux Surf worth Rs 1.27 million involving duty/taxes amounting to Rs 877,406.
ASO Mianwali which falls in Jurisdiction of Model Customs Collectorate Faisalabad Additional Collector Muhammad Asim Awan received credible information regarding the smuggled vehicle and formed a team to hold the vehicle.
The ASO team following the directions intercepted a Toyota Hilux Surf bearing Registration No. BC-7299 near Musa Khail Pindi Road, Mianwali and asked the driver namely Naeem Khan to produce the documents showing the legal import of the vehicle.
But the driver could not show any documents on which the customs officials took the vehicle into custody and served notice on accused person.
The ASO team comprising Inspector Azhar Hussain Jafri, Nazar hussain Jaffri, Constable Ghulam Mohyuddin, Faiz Ahmed and others participated in the raid.