Chennai gold smuggling

Bid to smuggle 4.33-kg gold foiled at Chennai International Airport

Air Intelligence sleuths recovered the gold from the rectum of eleven passengers.

published on : 13th April 2019

Gold worth Rs 1.15 cr seized in separate incidents at Chennai airport

While gold weighing 909 grams worth Rs 30 lakh was recovered from the rectum of three people, on Wednesday a yellow coloured metallic powder was found with a female Ethiopian national.

published on : 12th April 2019

Bid to smuggle in 2.4 kg gold worth Rs 82 lakh foiled in Chennai

Accused was identified as Loveleen Kashyap, a shopkeeper from Chandigarh.

published on : 29th March 2019

Customs bust gold smuggling racket, arrest kingpin after raids across Chennai

It is learnt that this kingpin operated a syndicate that would collect gold bars from transit passengers in domestic circuit and bring it back to Chennai.

published on : 16th January 2019