Sindh Minister for Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control and Parliamentary Affairs Mukesh Kumar Chawala said that the provincial government will introduce smart cards for online tax collection.
It is a matter of great satisfaction that despite a hard time due to coronavirus the department has achieved more than 100% tax target during the fiscal year 2019-20.
He also inaugurated the new building of Director General Excise and Taxation at I.I.Chundrigar Road, Karachi.
Mukesh Kumar Chawala said that the Sindh Excise department is an important component of Sindh government and playing a key role in collecting taxes.
He said that the department is also taking effective measures against drug-peddlers across the province adding that Sindh Excise Department was the second-largest tax collecting tax agency after SBR.
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.