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Gold paste concealed in T-shirt seized at airport

Hyderabad Customs on Wednesday booked a passenger who arrived from Dubai at the city airport for smuggling 386 gm of gold worth Rs 19 lakh.

Published: 22nd April 2021 02:25 AM  |   Last Updated: 22nd April 2021 10:10 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD :  Hyderabad Customs on Wednesday booked a passenger who arrived from Dubai at the city airport for smuggling 386 gm of gold worth Rs 19 lakh. The gold was in the form of paste, and was  concealed and layered into a specially designed t-shirt. The Customs department is investigating further. Earlier this month, CISF personnel had nabbed two passengers and seized 1.14 kg of gold in liquid gold.

Hyderabad Customs officials booked a case against a person for smuggling gold in paste form and seized 386 grams of gold worth Rs 19.1 lakh


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