Customs seizes huge quantity of smuggled inidan Pan Parag, betul nut & Gutka at Sukkur


SUKKUR, Aug 15 (APP) – On information of the Customs Anti- smuggling, under the supervision of Customs Check Post, Jaccababad, Aziz Katper intercepted a hino truck fully loaded with smuggled betaul nut and Indian Pan Parag with the assistance of law enforcing agancies on Wednesday. The truck was destined to Karachi from Quetta, according to statement of the two arrested drivers of the Truck No. TKP-088, Inayatullah and Sadam Hussain. According to Incharge Customs, Jaccababad Check Post, Aziz Katper, weight of the betul nut is 26000 Kgs (26 Tons) and 350 Kilio grams of Indian gutka have been recovered from the truck.The estimated value of the betul nut and Pan Parag is more than 50 million. FIR has been lodged and two people has been arrested. This is the largest seizure of smuggled Netul Nut, Indian Pan Parag and Gutkas, in the history of the Sukkur Customs. Further   investigation is underway to arrest the smuggling network operating in the region. Deputy Collector Sukkur Customs, Kaleemullah Wagan are doing daily meeting from team members and giving the instructions about stop smuggling, Wagan appreciated to anti smuggling team on wonderful performance. APP/Jamil Ahemd Soomro