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 […]

Bantwal police seized illegal cattle trafficking Vehicle

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022

Bantwal : A cow was rescued from being smuggled in a vehicle for alleged cattle trafficking at Ira village in Bantwal Taluk on Saturday. It is said that Rural SI Harish intercepted a vehicle near Ira school ground and a cow, which was tied with ropes in a very cruel manner and transported without any […]

Custom officials seizes gold worth Rs 38,31,300 from two passenger at Mangalore Airport

Thursday, September 11th, 2014
Custom officials

Mangalore : The custom officials two persons and seized 1.3 kg gold valued at Rs 38.31 lakh in 2 separate cases at Mangalore International Airport on September 10, Wednesday. In the first case, the officers arrested a person identified as Athiyalparambu Kunhabdulla (39), a resident of Kolavayal in Kasargod who arrived at the airport by […]

Man arrested for trying to smuggle ganja in flight to Dubai

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Mangalore :  A bid to smuggle as much as 3 kg of ganja by a Dubai bound flight was averted by officials at the Mangalore International Airport on October 9, Wednesday when they arrested one Brijesh (20) who was found in possession of ganja. During enquiry, Brijesh told the officials that he  was to hand […]

Man arrested for trying to smuggle 1.5 kg gold inside fan at Mangalore International Airport

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Mangalore :  Several cases of smuggling gold  have been detected  at the Mangalore International Airport. In a case detected on September 25, Wednesday, customs officials arrested Abdul Rahiman Malangala (29)  from Hidayatnagar in Kasargod who  was smuggling nearly 1.5 kg gold bars inside a fan in his luggage. The gold weighing 1,499.45 grams is said […]

Air passenger held for attempting to smuggle in rough diamonds

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Mumbai: An Indian passenger has been arrested at the international airport here for allegedly trying to smuggle in 4.9 kg of rough diamonds valued at Rs 1 crore from the United Arab Emirates, a customs official said yesterday. Prashant Harsora had arrived from Sharjah on an Air Arabia Airline flight at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport […]

Vidyanagar police seize 77.5 kg ganja; trio escape

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
Ganja smuggle

Kasargod : A lorry carrying ganja was intercepted by the Vidyanagar police on suspicion  on June 18, Tuesday. Though the three persons including the driver escaped the police could manage to seize 77.5 kg of ganja,  a cash of Rs 25000, mobile phone and ATM from the lorry. It is suspected that the ganja was […]