Customs foil bid to smuggle electronic items



The Customs authorities on Tuesday claimed foiling a smuggling bid of electronic items worth Rs. 9.4 million and arrested two accused from Karachi airport.

According to Customs spokesman, two accused passengers at international arrival lounge of Jinnah International Airport, who were traveling from Dubai to Karachi, were checked and searched over suspicion.

During checking the Customs officials recovered 16 Apple Iphones, 8 makbox, 2 PlayStations and 36 Rado watches.  The value of the recovered items was Rs. 9.4 million. A case had been registered and accused Muhammad Sufyan and Wasi Haider were taken into custody