Chennai Customs seize smuggled gold worth Rs 6L

Chennai, Oct 22 : The Customs department said here on Thursday that it has seized 114 gm gold valued at Rs 6 lakh from a passenger who flew in from Dubai.

As per a statement issued here by the Commissioner of Customs, Chennai International Airport, 50-year-old Keedir Naina Mohamed of Tamil Nadu arrived here from Dubai by Air India Express flight.

On being questioned, Mohamed confessed to carrying gold paste in his rectum.

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The Customs officials carried out a personal search and recovered two gold paste bundles of 94 gm and 20 gm of gold bits together valued Rs 6 lakh.

Disclaimer: This story is auto-generated from IANS service.

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