KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to introduce smart cards for online tax collection in the province.
Sindh Minister for Excise, Taxation, and Narcotics Control and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawala in this regard said despite a difficult time due to coronavirus, the department has achieved more than 100 percent tax target during the fiscal year 2019-20.
The Sindh Excise department is an important element of the Sindh government and playing a key role in collecting taxes. The department will also take effective measures against drug-peddlers across the province.
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On the occasion Secretary Excise & Taxation and Narcotics Control Abdul Haleem Shaikh, Director General ET & NC Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, and other directors were also present. The minister also visited the various parts of the building and appreciated the working environment over there.
At arrival, Secretary Excise & Taxation and Narcotics Control Abdul Haleem Shaikh and Director-General ET & NC Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui welcomed the Provincial Minister for ET & NC and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawala and briefed him about the performance of the department.