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75,000 litres smuggled diesel seized.

Media adds: The Pakistan Coast Guards (PCG) arrested five and seized thousands of litres of smuggled Iranian diesel worth millions of rupees here Thursday-Friday midnight.

Reacting to a tip-off regarding smuggling of Iranian diesel, DG PCG Brigadier Sajjad Skindar directed concerned commanders to enhance checking.

During checking, 51000 litres smuggled Iranian diesel was recovered from a tanker and 24000 litres from and mazda (mini truck) which was being transported to Karachi from Gwadar.

The PCG impounded both vehicles with the recovered smuggled diesel and arrested five culprits on board who were being interrogated.

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Publication:The Nation (Karachi, Pakistan)
Date:Dec 23, 2017
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