The Excise and Taxation department Rawalpindi under its general hold up launched on Wednesday against token tax defaulters, improper number plates and unregistered vehicles, impounded 17 vehicles while 515 were challaned.
Talking to APP Assistant Excise and Taxation Officer Sohail Shahzad informed that nine special teams on the directives of E&T Rawalpindi Director Ch. Sohail Arshad and Motor-vehicle Registration Authority (MRA) Officer Rawalpindi Sohail Sabir checked a large number of vehicles at different points of the district and also confiscated 515 registration books and other documents of the token tax defaulters. He said, the teams conducted special checking of vehicles under his supervisio. He said that the authorities concerned have strictly ordered to tighten noose around the vehicle of token and other taxes defaulters.—APP