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confiscate

1. seized or confiscated; forfeit
2. having lost or been deprived of property through confiscation
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Curated by Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), the Gallery is located in the arched cells of Purana Qila and displays confiscated and retrieved antiquities to the public, an official statement said.
RAWALPINDI -- Municipal Corporation Rawalpindi (MCR) under its anti-encroachment drive operation confiscated four truckload goods of encroachers from different areas of city.
Summary: Environment Protected Areas Authority in Sharjah confiscated rare birds and crocodiles
A batch of shrimp illegally caught using trawling was confiscated by the Agriculture and Marine Resources which operates under the Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry.
[Quotation]"This week, three pallets containing dozens of pairs of military shoes that were hidden in a shipment of civilian goods, in an attempt to smuggle them into #Gaza for terrorist purposes and in violation of the law, were confiscated at the Kerem Shalom crossing."[Quotation]
ISLAMABAD -- The Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) wildlife directorate will seek verification reports from the Pakistan Museum of Natural History regarding confiscated clothing and decorative items made from animal fur.
Oscar Albayalde, the Philippine National Police chief, on Monday said that on top of the more than P12 million cash confiscated in antivote-buying operations nationwide, police also seized 22 trays of eggs and 62 sacks of rice 'which [were] used for buying votes of the people.'
During the actions taken on Tuesday eight depots of building material were removed while 10 dumper construction material and 12 trucks encroachment material was confiscated.
During different operations 10 trucks encroachment material and 10 dumpers construction material were confiscated while one (01) boundary wall and foundations of two (02) under-construction houses were also demolished.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has confiscated and destroyed assorted contaminated food products in Sokoto State in February.
A 55-year-old police inspector working at Larnaca airport was arrested on Friday before travelling abroad after being caught with his suitcase full of items confiscated from passengers.
The school director Vitalis Kahenda said the teacher had at around 6 pm confiscated a mobile phone from a student whom he spotted receiving it from two outsiders through the fence.