HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
KATHMANDU: The Biratnagar Customs Office has started online tracking system to check the inflow and outflowof vehicles.
The online system will have a detailed record of every vehicle passing through the Biratnagar customs, the Finance Ministry said, adding that the software will help scrutinise the activities of vehicles.
Biratnagar Customs Office has also upgraded other facilities. Inaugurating the newly upgraded facilities, finance secretary Krishna Hari Baskota said that improved service at customs point will help reduce revenue leakage.
The customs office has upgraded its examination room, shed to store consignments, and arrival and departure room, the first of its kind in the country, he added.
Similarly, the office has also started passenger scrutiny room and consumer help desk.
The Biratnagar Customs Office from now will have a systematic mechanism to register complaints from consumers too, according to the spokesperson at the finance ministry Rajan Khanal.