Saturday, June 09, 2018

Air passenger held, 13 kg gold seized

Chennai: An air passenger who arrived here from Dubai was arrested on Saturday for allegedly carrying 13 kg of gold estimated at ₹4 crore, Customs officials of the Air Intelligence Unit at Chennai Airport said.

The Customs officials seized the gold from Padma Amble Venkatramaiah, 52, of Chikkamagaluru in Karnataka, who reached the city from Dubai on an Air India flight
09/06/18 The Hindu