Gujarat: DRI Seizes Over 36 Kg Of Gold, Worth Rs 21 Cr

Gujarat News, Gujarati News, Latest Gujarati News, Gujarat Breaking News, Gujarat Samachar.

Latest Gujarati News, Breaking News in Gujarati, Gujarat Samachar, ગુજરાતી સમાચાર, Gujarati News Live, Gujarati News Channel, Gujarati News Today, National Gujarati News, International Gujarati News, Sports Gujarati News, Exclusive Gujarati News, Coronavirus Gujarati News, Entertainment Gujarati News, Business Gujarati News, Technology Gujarati News, Automobile Gujarati News, Elections 2022 Gujarati News, Viral Social News in Gujarati, Indian Politics News in Gujarati, Gujarati News Headlines, World News In Gujarati, Cricket News In Gujarati

Gujarat: DRI Seizes Over 36 Kg Of Gold, Worth Rs 21 Cr

| Updated: January 25, 2023 10:23

Over 36 kg of gold, worth close to Rs 21 crore, were confiscated from Kalbadevi when the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) broke a gold smuggling ring.

A raid on Monday also resulted in the arrest of an additional suspect, Prashant Menkar, and the recovery of Rs 20 lakh in cash, according to a DRI official. The officials claim that the gold was obtained over time from a number of sources, including both Indians and foreigners.

An official said, “The gold was smuggled in the form of capsules carried through body concealment, hiding in travel bags, clothes layering, machines and electronics.”

The DRI officers claim that the “Hawala” channel has been used to smuggle gold. 

Also Read: Sidharth Malhotra Lauds PM Modi For Andaman Island Named After Capt Vikram Batra

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *