Thursday, July 18, 2024
Advertisement
  1. You Are At:
  2. News
  3. India
  4. Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport

Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport

The seizure was made on Thursday evening from a traveller identified as Basheer Chalumadathil, 40, the official said.  

Reported by: PTI New Delhi Published on: August 16, 2019 16:36 IST
Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport
Image Source : SURESHPPRABHU

Foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh seized at Kannur airport

The CISF has seized foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh from a Dubai-bound passenger at the Kannur airport in Kerala, a senior official said on Friday.

The seizure was made on Thursday evening from a traveller identified as Basheer Chalumadathil, 40, the official said.

Unexplained foreign currency of 20,825 UAE dirhams and USD 355, totalling Rs 4,32,148, was seized from the passenger by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials.

The passenger and the seized currency have been handed over to the customs authorities at the Kannur airport for further investigation, he said.

ALSO READ: Rs 25 lakh in demonetised notes seized in Srinagar: Police

ALSO READ: IMA Jewellers case: 23 properties worth Rs 300 crore seized

ALSO READ: Seized Iran oil tanker, Indian crew released in Gibraltar

Advertisement

Read all the Breaking News Live on indiatvnews.com and Get Latest English News & Updates from India

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement