However, it was also discussed in many places on social media that instead of destroying these cars, auction could also be done. Now taking further action, the government of the Philippines again destroyed 21 cars with a bulldozer. The value of the destroyed cars is estimated to be around Rs 9 crore in Indian currency.
— Bureau of Customs PH (@CustomsPH) June 18, 2021
This luxury car is junk – Vehicles destroyed by the Philippines government include several luxury brands such as the Porsche 911, Bentley Flying Spur and McLaren 620R, as well as top brands such as Mercedes SLK, Lotus Elise, modified Hunzai Genesis Coupe, Toyota Solara, and 14 Mitsubishi Jeeps. was involved. Earlier this year, the government of the Philippines had bulldozers destroyed 17 more smuggled vehicles. Vehicles destroyed at that time also included expensive and luxury brands such as the Ferrari 360 Spyder, and the Lamborghini Gallardo and BMW Z1.
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Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has been taking strict action against corruption only after coming to power, according to the Bureau of Customs there, all these vehicles were smuggled in different ways and brought to the Philippines. All these vehicles were seized between 2018 and 2020. President Duterte is being told a tough step against smuggling behind the destruction of the vehicles by not auctioning them.
Published by:Kanhaiya Pachauri