[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, (i)]
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
CENTRAL BOARD OF EXCISE AND CUSTOMS
New Delhi 25 March, 2008
NOTIFICATION No.31/2008-Customs (N.T.)
G.S.R. (E)- In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (c) of section 11H of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, having regard to the vulnerability to smuggling of the area mentioned in the Schedule hereto annexed, hereby specifies the said area as specified area for the purposes of the said Act.
The inland area, fifty kilometres in width, from India’s land border with Bangladesh falling within the territories of West Bengal, Tripura, Assam, Meghalaya and Mizoram.
[F.No. 394/86/2006-Cus (AS)/Pt.I]
Under Secretary to the Government of India.