SIALKOT

The Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE) has started probe into alleged embezzlement of millions of rupees in Excise & Taxation Department Gujranwala.

According to ACE Gujranwala Division Director Shehzad Saeed, some people had pointed out that there was financial embezzlement of millions of rupees at the motor registration Branch of E&T Office in Gujranwala. The E&T officials in Gujranwala had embezzled millions of rupees with mutual malpractice by issuing the fake receipts to the people during 2011 to 2015, they said.

The ACE teams have started probe into the matter, and said that the special audit of the official record of receipts of Motor Registration Branch E&T Gujranwala was also being conducted to further detect this big financial scam. ACE teams also recorded the statements of the several officials of Excise & Taxation Department Gujranwala.