Mangaluru Customs Officials seized Rs. 43.88 lakh worth gold at MIA

Friday, October 8th, 2021
Gold MIA

Mangaluru : The Officials at Mangaluru Customs at Mangalore International Airport (MIA) seized 920 grams of gold valued at Rs. 43.88 lakh on Friday. The passenger who arrived at the airport from Dubai via Air India Express flight IX 384 ld was concealed in powder form inside a specially stitched pocket in the underwear worn […]

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

Monday, September 13th, 2021

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.

Mangalore Air customs Officials seized gold worth Rs 24.44 lakh at Mangalore International Airport

Sunday, April 18th, 2021

Mangaluru : Officials of Mangalore Air customs seized gold worth Rs 24.44 lakh in the early hours on Sunday at Mangalore International Airport. According to officials, a surveillance team led by Deputy Commissioner of Customs Dr Kapil Gade have profiled and intercepted a passenger by the name Aboobakar Siddiq Pulikoor Mohammed of Kasargod. The passenger had arrived at the […]

Customs Department seizes 238 grams of gold from Dubai passengers at Mangaluru Itl. Airport

Friday, March 5th, 2021
Gold Powder

Mangaluru : The Customs officials on Friday intercepted two passengers at the Mangalore International Airport and seized 238 grams of gold that was being smuggled. A team, led by Deputy Commissioner Dr Kapil Gade, found gold concealed as gold foils pasted to the bottom of makeup foundation boxes. The passengers, Kasim Ibrahim Kolad from Gujarat […]

Foreign currency worth Rs 5,52,678 seized at Mangalore International Airport

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

Mangaluru : The Customs officials seized foreign currency worth Rs 5,52,678 at Mangalore International Airport on Monday March 1. The passenger who was intercepted is identified as Muzakkir Ahamed Faqui Ameda hailing from Honnavara of Uttara Kannada district. Muzakkir, who was set to travel to Dubai by flight No SG143, tried to smuggle the foreign currency […]

A fake Mangalore International Airport Commissioner cheated people

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
swift car

Mangaluru : A fraudster posing as “Deputy Chief Commissioner of Central Excise” Kirthy Kumar with an ID card issued by Mangalore International Airport has cheated over a dozen people through OLX and each person has lost over Rs 2 lakh. However, no one has filed any complaint in this regard. The modus operandi of “Deputy […]

Meet on runway expansion at M’lore Intl Airport soon

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
Ramanatha Rai

Mangaluru : A high-level meeting will be convened in Bengaluru in the presence of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, to discuss runway expansion of Mangalore International Airport (MIA), District-in-Charge Minister Ramanath Rai said. Chairing the tri-monthly KDP meeting here on Tuesday, he said there is a need to discuss whether land acquisition will be carried out by […]

Customs officials seized 464.800gms gold at MIA

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
silver paint-coated gold

Mangaluru : The officers of customs at Mangalore International Airport seized 464.800 gms on Monday, June 1. The seized gold was brought in the form of silver paint-coated suitcase handle buckle holders and button shaped objects brought in a stroller suitcase carried as accompanied baggage by a passenger, who arrived from Abu Dhabi. The passenger […]

Kenjaru : Homage paid to the 2010 air crash victims

Friday, May 22nd, 2015
air crash victims

Mangaluru : The fifth year of tragic incident which claiming 158 lives on May 22, 2010 by Air India Express flight form Dubai crashed at Kejaru is memorised again at Kenjaru here. The Daskhina Kannada district administration, elected representatives and officials of Mangalore International Airport paid homage to the victims of air crash. District incharge […]

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 […]