Friday, December 20, 2019

Andheri man held at airport with 4kg gold worth over 1 crore

Mumbai: The Customs on Wednesday arrested a 35-yearold man who brought four kg gold ornaments worth Rs1.4 crore from Dubai.

The Air Intelligence Unit of Customs on Wednesday intercepted a passenger identified as Gaurav Dilip More, a resident of JB Nagar, Andheri, who had arrived from Dubai. Officials said More arrived by an Air India flight and walked through the green channel and had crossed the Customs exit gate when officials stopped him on suspicion and asked him to show his luggage. On opening his baggage, officials discovered 29 gold chains, 30 gold bracelets and three hooks totally weighing over 4kg and worth 1.4 crore.
The accused told Customs officials he was just a carrier and had brought the gold jewellery at the behest of a certain Zaffarbhai from south Mumbai. More was booked under the Customs Act and was produced before the court which remanded him to custody till December 22.
20/12/19 Ahmed Ali/Times of India
To Read the News in full at Source, Click the Headline


Post a Comment