2.5 kg gold seized at M'lore airport

2.5 kg gold seized at M'lore airport

2.5 kg gold seized at M'lore airport

The officers of Customs at Mangalore International Airport have seized gold weighing 2.50 kg valued  about Rs 80.50 lakh, concealed in the check-in baggage of a passenger.

According to a press release, the seized gold is of 24 karat purity. The arrested is Basheer Pally Ebrahim, a resident of Ayyangeri in Bhagamandala. He arrived in Mangalore from Dubai on Friday.

The passenger has been arrested and produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate.

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