Rs 30 lac tax recovered, 479 vehicles impounded and documents of 1531 vehicles seized: Mukesh Kumar Chawla

Karachi, September 27, 2016 (PPI-OT):On the directives of Provincial Minister for Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Mukesh Kumar Chawla a Road Checking Campaign against tax defaulting vehicles is going in Karachi. The campaign was launched on 20th September and during this drive so far 13219 vehicles have been checked and on non payment of taxes and non availability of the documents 479 vehicles have been impounded while documents of 1531 vehicles have been seized respectively and Rs.3021133 have been recovered in term of taxes and the campaign is still going on.

It is to mention here that on the directives of Minister for E and T Mukesh Kumar Chawla the E and T Department formed 12 checking teams that are checking vehicles on 46 different points in Karachi. The Minister E and T has directed the checking teams to perform their duties honestly and recover maximum tax and do not come under any pressure. He assured them that the awards would be given to best team.

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