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Gold bars worth around Rs 1.90 cr seized from flight

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Gold bars worth around Rs 1.90 crore were seized from a flight at the international airport today by the (AIU) of the Customs, an said.

The AIU officials searched the flight on a tip-off after it arrived from Dubai, he said.

During the search, the AIU officials found seven gold bars, wrapped in an adhesive material, placed under a seat, he said.

The value of the seizure, weighing 6.90 kg, is estimated at Rs 1,89,76,508, the said.

The unclaimed gold bars were seized under the Customs Act, he said, adding that further investigation is underway.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, August 08 2018. 21:15 IST