Foreign currency seized

15 Jul 2017

Foreign currency worth about Rs 93 lakh has been seized from a man by the customs at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here, officials said on Saturday.
The accused was intercepted yesterday when he was going to board a flight to Dubai.
"He was carrying foreign currency USD 1,44,800, equivalent to Rs 92.59 lakh, which was concealed in a metal container bearing marking 'Gopala Desi Ghee' kept inside his check-in baggage," a senior customs official said.