On Friday, Customs officers arrested a passenger at Rajiv Gandhi International Port for smuggling in 931 grams of gold from Jeddah.
Based on specific intelligence, the Customs Officers of Air Intelligence unit, checked the baggage of flier, who arrived from Jeddah via Bahrain here on 21st April Friday.
The customs officer said that the passenger has concealed six gold bars inside a television set under the printed circuit board and two more gold bars in the box of cell phone. The value of the gold bars seized from the passenger is Rs 27.83 lakh.
Further investigation is on.