Karachi, March 28, 2017 (PPI-OT):In Karachi, a Road Checking Campaign has entered in second week. This campaign is being launched on the directives of Provincial Minister for Excise and Taxation and Narcotics Control Mukesh Kumar Chawla. So far from 20th March to 27th March, as many as 6855 vehicles have been checked by E and T department teams at different parts of Karachi. While 71 vehicles were impounded and documents of 927 vehicles were seized, however as many 243 documents were released after receiving due tax and penalty.
The Minister for ET and NC Mukesh Kumar Chawla was informed that Rs. 1,474,363 were collected in term of the taxes, Rs. 1,035,166 in term of withholding tax while Rs. 222,632 were received in term of penalties. It is to mention here that the Road Checking Campaign will continue till 31st March. The Minister for E and T Mukesh Kumar Chawla has again advised those vehicle owners, who have not paid their due taxes, to deposit their taxes to avoid any unpleasant situation.
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