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500 gm gold worth Rs 16 lakh seized in Amritsar

By Shaminder Mahi -- December 12, 2018 11:38 am -- Updated:December 13, 2018 3:10 pm

500 gm gold worth Rs 16 lakh seized in Amritsar

The Amritsar Customs Department recovered 500 grams of gold worth Rs 16.17 lakh from a passenger at Sri Guru Ram Das Ji International Airport in Amritsar on Tuesday.

Amritsar airport

According to a Customs Department official, a passenger coming from Kuala Lumpur was intercepted by the intelligence unit. On search, the accused was found with hidden gold biscuits inside his rectum.

Amritsar airport

Meanwhile, the Customs Department has seized the gold under provisions of the Customs Act, 1962.

- PTC News

 

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