Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold
Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

Officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence busted a gold smuggling racket, arresting two Korean women at  the Anna international terminal in Chennai on Saturday.

Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold
Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Officials seized  24  kg gold , worth Rs 8 crore in international market  during the operation.

Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold
Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

According to a police official , the air intelligence unit personnel of the department intercepted the passengers who had  arrived from Hong Kong.

Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold
Chennai : 2 Korean women held for smuggling 24 kg gold

During interrogation, they revealed that they had concealed 12 gold bars weighing in their inner garments.