Gold smuggling : Three passengers arrested in Mangaluru

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022
Gold

Mangaluru : The Customs officers seized 190.250 grams of gold valued at Rs 9,74,080 from a passenger hailing from Kasargod on 6th September. The gold was concealed in the form of powder pasted using solid gum between two layers of paper sheets of the carton box. In another case Customs officers has arrested three passengers […]

Customs officers seized gold worth Rs 34.32 lakhs

Friday, November 19th, 2021
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Mangaluru : Customs officers at Mangalore International Airport (MIA) seized 681 grams of gold in paste form from a passenger who arrived  from Dubai by an AIr India Express flight on November 19, Friday. According to officials, the passenger hailing from Sullia in Dakshina Kannada arrived from Dubai in Air India Express flight IX 384. […]

Rs 41.33 lakh worth gold sized at Mangaluru International Airport

Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Mangaluru : The Customs officers at Mangaluru International Airport arrested a person and sized smuggling gold on Thursday September 16, The passenger, Jafar Kallingal (29) arrived by Air India Express Flight IX384 from Dubai. The gold was being smuggled by way of concealment in the rectum of the passenger. The officers seized gold totally weighing 854 grams […]

Customs officers seized Rs.1.16 crores valued contraband items in Mangalore Airport

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Mangaluru : The Customs officers at Mangalore International Airport seized contraband valued over Rs.1.16 crores in 24 instances of smuggling during February. The officers seized contraband gold of above 3.18 kgs which were ingeniously concealed and attempted to be smuggled. In three cases primary gold ingeniously concealed in the form of mercury coated wires inside […]

Customs officers seizes contraband item valued Rs.57.60 lakhs at Mangaluru Airport

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Mangaluru : The Customs officers at Mangalore International Airport seized contraband valued over Rs.57.60 lakhs in 12 instances of smuggling in January. In the first instance of smuggling, gold in the form of English alphabet “E” shaped silver coloured plates totally weighing about 759.200 grams valued over Rs.21.56 lakhs were found ingeniously concealed in the […]

Customs officers seized 6,600 British Pouds at Mangalore International Airport

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
British Pound

Mangaluru : The customs officers at Mangalore International Airport seized foreign currencies, totalling 6,600 British Pounds, equivalent to Rs 6,49,440 from two passengers on Wednesday May 20. The passengers are identified as Muhammed Salih Yarool (36) and Muhammed Ashraf Abdulla (35), both hailing from Pallikere, Kasargod. They were arrested at Mangalore Internatonal Airport on Wednesday […]

Gold worth Rs.6,13,568/- seized at MIA

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
Gold Bag

Mangalore : The officers of Customs at Mangalore International Airport seized 224.750 grams of gold valued Rs 6,13,568/- in the form of silver colour paint coated wires concealed in the beadings portion around the border and edges of a black coloured laptop bag carried by a passenger on wednesday Oct 22. A 25 year Shafeeq […]

Customs officials busted gold smuggling racket at Mangalore Airport- Seized 878.000 gr. Gold

Saturday, September 20th, 2014
Gold-in-assorted-shapes

Mangalore : The officers of Customs at Mangalore International Airport have again busted an unique modes operated of gold smuggling and seized gold totally weighing 878.000 grams in two separate cases valued at Rs.23,48,650/-. In the first case, the officers seized gold in the form of wire rods, beads, pieces in assorted sizes and shapes […]