Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Customs seizes gold worth Rs 50 lakh at international airport

New Delhi: Gold worth Rs 50 lakh has been seized by the customs officials at international airport in Delhi.
About 1.7 kgs of gold was seized in three incidents reported in the past two days.
In first case, a passenger was intercepted after his arrival from Bangkok. He was allegedly found carrying 435 grams of gold by hiding it inside leather sandals worn by him, a press release issued on Wednesday by the customs said. The accused hails from Punjab.
08/03/17 PTI/Indian Express