Customs officers arrested a passenger at Jaipur World Airport and confiscated 41.6 lakh price of gold from him.
Customs officers at Jaipur World Airport seized 769.50 grams of gold.
Customs officials at Jaipur World Airport detained 769.50 grams of gold price 41.6 lakhs from a passenger returning from Sharjah on Friday. The passenger has been detained.
“In response to suspicion, customs officers at Jaipur World Airport detained one passenger who arrived on an Air Arabia flight from Sharjah at 4:16 a.m. Saturday morning,” customs officers stated in a observation.
“He was once interrogated however may now not give a ample rationalization. Pax additionally denied any cover-up, however judging through his gestures, he appeared suspicious. Due to this fact, the customs officials made up our minds to habits a non-public seek of the passenger.
All the way through the non-public seek of the passenger, not anything was once discovered. “However even after that, from the conduct of the passenger, it appeared that there may well be a cover-up in his frame. Due to this fact, the customs officials made up our minds to habits a clinical exam of the passenger,” the observation stated.
His clinical exam was once performed on the Jaipuria health center. Docs got rid of those pills from the rectum after a CT scan. “Those 3 pills all comprise a yellowish granular paste packed in clear polyethylene pills, correctly wrapped with black polyethylene tape, with a complete weight of 851.00 grams,” the document says.
“The 99.50% gold, weighing 769.50 grams and valued at Rs 41,62,995, was once extracted from the paste and seized in response to the provisions of the Customs Act, 1962. The accused is arrested. Additional investigation is ongoing,” the observation stated.