PESHAWAR: Collectorate of Customs Enforcement has thwarted an attempt to smuggle huge quantity of USA origin almond without shell, tyres of various sizes and new auto parts from a Bedford truck.
Sources said that on the directives of Collector Muhammad Masood Sabir, an anti-smuggling squad was formed by Assistant Collector Anees Ali Syed under the supervision of Superintendent Mujahid Din, , comprising of Mr. Ziafatullah Khan Wazir Inspector along with supporting staff foiled this attempt.
Approximate market value of the recovered foreign origin goods is about Rs12 million while approximate value of the truck is Rs2 million. The Enforcement staff of D.I.Khan in another case has also seized a foreign origin non-customs paid Axio motor car Model, 2014 worth Rs3 million. Further proceeding are still underway till the filing of this report.