PESHAWAR - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Excise and Taxation department sealed Peshawar Electric Supply Company’s account section and Allied Bank branch inside the premises of Wapda house Peshawar due to non-payment of outstanding liabilities.

According to details, the action was taken after serving several notices to the power company (PESCO) to clear the dues of Rs 1.14 billion in property tax arrears for the three offices in the provincial metropolis but it failed to do so.

The Excise Taxation and Narcotics Control Department warned PESCO officials to clear the dues within the stipulated time; otherwise, all the units of Peshawar PESCO will be sealed on expiry of the deadline.