Pak Currency News
ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Mohammed Ishaq Dar has directed
the agencies concerned to take strict measures against criminal elements
involved in the smuggling of gold and currency.
against forex and bullion smuggling, which is detrimental to the interest of Pakistan.
The Minister also asked Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), Intelligence Bureau (IB),
Custom Intelligence and State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to keep strict vigilance in this regard.
All airports and other entry points should also be kept under strict surveillance
in order to curb this menace of currency and bullion smuggling.
Moreover, Ishaq Dar again dispelled the rumors about the demontization of Rs5,000 rupees
currency notes and withdrawal of 40,000 rupees prize bonds, freezing of lockers,
which are being spread by the vested interest to harm the economy of the country.