Stage for launching of prosecution- Custom Act Offences
Normally, prosecution may be launched
immediately on completion of adjudication
proceedings. However, prosecution in respect of
cases involving offences relating to items i.e.
Gold, FICN, arms, ammunition's and explosives,
antiques, art treasures, wild life items and
endangered species of flora and fauna may
preferably be launched immediately after issuance
of show cause notice".