SC directs to take action against illegal sale of Indian DTH technology boxes


Islamabad, Oct 25 (TNS): Supreme Court has constituted a committee comprising high officials from FBR, FIA, Customs and PEMRA to probe and take action against the illegal sale of Indian Direct to Home (DTH) technology boxes in Pakistan in the grey trafficking case.

A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar heard the case in Islamabad on Thursday.

The apex court directed the committee to submit its reply within ten days. It asked the member customs to also identify the source of smuggling of the DTH in Pakistani market.

In his remarks during the proceedings, the Chief Justice regretted that Pakistan is losing its money through DTH smuggling.