Customs pavilion at Darb Al Saai attracts huge crowd

 20 Dec 2017 - 9:55

Customs pavilion at Darb Al Saai attracts huge crowd

The Peninsula

The pavilion of the General Authority of Customs at Darb Al Saai attracted a large number of visitors who were introduced to the role of customs authority in protecting the security of the nation and also on its contribution to the upgrading the state’s economic capabilities.

The pavilion has showcased the most important achievements made by the Authority last year, in addition to the briefing about the history of the customs with use of old pictures which show its development journey since its establishment. The pavilion is educating visitors about ways of inspecting vehicles. Customs inspectors explain the ways that smugglers follow to smuggle prohibited things in the cars to the interested visitors.

Abdullah Al Mahmoud, supervisor of the pavilion said that the participation of the customs was aimed at enhance people’s knowledge on role of Authority in protecting society.

The Authority focuses more on children to brief them about the role of the Authority in security and economic fields. Through different entertainment activities, children learn the role of the customs. The pavilion also organizes a competition for adults on daily basis and the winners get prizes.

Hamad International Airport customs has also celebrated the National Day through distribution of souvenirs among travelers. Also, the Airport Customs Department director distributed gifts among customs employees to appreciate the efforts of protecting the nation.