Eight passengers arrested over Rs 2 cr seized at MIA

Friday, January 20th, 2023
Gold

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized 3,677 grams of gold worth Rs 2,01,69,800 in different cases between January 1 and 18. As many as eight passengers were detained in this connection on charges of smuggling gold. During this period, e-cigarettes with e-nicotine liquid worth Rs 3,20,265 were seized from a […]

Rs 2.01 crores worth Gold seized at Mangaluru International Airport

Friday, November 11th, 2022
Gold

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport have arrested four persons for smuggling gold. A total of 3.895 kg of gold worth Rs 2.01 crores has been seized from them. All the four had arrived by a flight from Dubai on November 10. The rhodium coated gold strips of 24 carat purity were […]

Customs officials seized Gold worth Rs.1.59 crore in separate incidents at MIA

Saturday, October 22nd, 2022
MIA-gold

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized gold weighing 3124.540 grams from five passengers who arrived from Dubai. All the detained passengers were men and the seized gold valued at Rs 1,59,66,883. They had concealed the gold in various ways. If one passenger had concealed the gold inside his jeans in […]

Rs. 17.43 lakh worth gold seized from a male passenger at MIA

Thursday, August 11th, 2022
Gold

Mangaluru : The Customs officials seized 332 grams of 24 carat gold worth Rs. 17.43 lakh from a male passenger at the Mangaluru International Airport on Wednesday, August 10. In a communique, the Customs Mangaluru said that the gold was seized from the passenger hailing from Kasaragod in Kerala soon after he arrived at the […]

1.163 kg gold seized at Mangaluru International Airport

Monday, June 27th, 2022
Gold MIA

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport seized gold is valued at Rs 60.24 lakhs from a male passenger. Gold of 24-carat purity weighing 1.163 kg was seized from a male passenger hailing from Kasaragod. The passenger had arrived from Dubai on Indigo flight 6E1102 which landed at MIA on June 26. The […]

Two smugglers booked for foreign currency transporting

Thursday, February 10th, 2022
UAE-dhiram

Mangaluru: Customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport have seized foreign currency US dollars and UAE Dirham in two separate incidents, and booked two smugglers. The officers seized $10,000 in denominations of 100 (equivalent to Rs 7.4 lakh) from a man who is a resident of Kasaragod in Kerala. He was attempting to smuggle the foreign […]

Customs officials seize gold worth Rs 6,42,320 at Mangaluru airport

Saturday, January 29th, 2022
Illigal Gold

Mangaluru : The customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport here seized gold which was being smuggled by a passenger on Saturday January 29. Gold weighing 129.5 grams valued at Rs 6,42,320 lac was seized from the passenger. The passenger had tried to smuggle gold in the form of small ring-shaped circular split washer-type objects coated […]

Customs officials seized Rs 17.54 lakhs worth gold at MIA

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
Gold smuggling

Mangaluru: Customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport on Tuesday seized 364 grams gold (24kt) valued at Rs 17.54 lakhs from a Dubai arrival passenger here. The passenger, a native of Kasargod had arrived via Air India Express Flight No IX384 at around 0205 hours on October 12. 24 carat purity gold & valued at ₹17.54 lakhs […]

A passenger arrested with Rs 5,58,720 worth gold at Mangalore International Airport

Monday, September 13th, 2021
Gold

Mangaluru : The Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport arrested a passenger in possession of 116.400 grams of illegal gold. The accused passenger, disembarked SpiceJet coming from Dubai on Sunday morning. He had concealed the gold worth Rs 5,58,720 in an egg boiler. He had arrived from Dubai on September 12, Sunday.

Customs officials seized Rs.20.89 lakh illegal gold at Mangaluru International

Friday, July 2nd, 2021
Illigal Gold

Mangaluru : Customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport seized 430 gram of smuggled gold valued at Rs.20.89 lakh from a passenger who arrived from Dubai on July 2. The passenger identified is, Moideen Munasir Padinhar Mohammed, hails from Puthur in Kasaragod district of Kerala. He had concealed the gold in powder form mixed with solid […]