Customs announce bid for smuggled electronics, gold and alcohol
Customs and Sialkot Limited International Airport (SIAL) foiled on Saturday a contraband offer of gold, iPhone and branded alcohol worth Rs 17.72 million at the local airport
SIALKOT, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – September 25, 2021): Customs, Sialkot Limited International Airport (SIAL) on Saturday foiled a contraband offer of gold, iPhones and branded liquor of a worth 17.72 million rupees at the local airport.
A team led by deputy collector Syed Ameen Haider Shah checked passengers, including a woman’s luggage, and found branded gold, iPhones and liquor valued at 17.72 million rupees.
Likewise, a customs team checked the luggage of Hamza Warraich, a passenger on Fly Dubai flight FZ337 and recovered 25 newly launched iPhone phones with their market values ââworth Rs 8.8 million, taxes and import duties. understood.
In another operation, the customs team found 77.7 tola d’or (8 bracelets) while checking in in the luggage of a woman (Asia) traveling abroad on a private flight EK621 from the boarding area.
The market value of the items seized was estimated at 7.92 million rupees.
Customs officers detained the two passengers after registering cases under the Customs Act.
The anti-smuggling team also recovered branded alcohol and LEDs worth Rs 1 million.
Sambrial-Sialkot Customs Collector Ambreen Ahmed Tarar, while congratulating Sialkot International Airport Customs Deputy Collector Syed Ameen Haider Shahand, his team for the success of anti-smuggling operations, said the operations anti-smuggling efforts would continue.