Monday, May 15, 2017

Foreign currency worth Rs 4.5L seized at airport, penalty of Rs 50k imposed

Jaipur: Customs officers posted at international airport, Jaipur seized 15,075 Dirham and 2,400 Euros which are valued at Rs 4,43,858 in Indian currency from a passenger boarding an international flight to Sharjah on Sunday morning. Following an input, the customs officials checked the baggage of the passenger identified as Richpal, a resident of Kuchaman City.
"It was found during investigation that he works as carrier for one Prakash Ram Rathi, of Jiliya village in Kuchaman City and was going for the first time from Jaipur international airport, by Air Arabia flight No. G 9 436 in the morning when he was apprehended.
14/05/17 The Times Of India