Tiruchirapalli, Apr 30 UNI | 3 months ago

The Air Customs officials seized smuggled gold weighing about 1160 gms worth Rs 35 lakhs from an air passenger who landed here from Dubai today by Air India express flight.

Customs sources said that the air passnger Abdul Muneer (29), hailing from Kozhicode in Kerala, concealed the 10 gold biscuits in L E D light.

On suspicion, the officials subjected the particular package of the air passenger and effected the seizure, the sources added.

He was detained for further interrogation.

(Posted on 01-05-2014)