2 Excise men arrested for embezzlement in Karachi
KARACHI: Two personnel of Excise and Taxation Department have been arrested while another is absconding in an embezzlement case involving Rs 560.8 million in sales tax collection.
An official of Directorate of Anti-Corruption, Rafah Ahmed, told APP here on Sunday that those allegedly involved include Maqsood Mirza and Ramzan Joyo, posted at Port Qasim and Jinnah Airport Terminal. These two have been arrested while efforts were underway to arrest a third man Noor Ahmed Udhano, who was posted at Karachi Port Trust.
He further said that a number of cases of corruption were filed against them for alleged involvement in corruption in Larkana, Jacobabad and Shikarpur as well and investigation was in progress in this regard.