- The accused duo was travelling in AC-1 compartment of a Delhi-bound train. The gold bars were found to be concealed in specially tailored cloth vests.
Updated on Feb 09, 2021 10:45 PM IST
On Friday, Reasi SSP Rashmi Wazir received information from reliable sources that few persons based in Delhi and Katra are running illegal business by bringing gold from Guwahati.
Updated on Dec 12, 2020 08:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jammu | By HT Correspondent
P Sivaramakrishnan acknowledged that knew Swapna Suresh, one of the accused in the in the smuggling case, but only as an employee of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) consulate and was not aware of her past or other dealings.
Published on Dec 10, 2020 09:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
The back-to-back seizures have revealed that smugglers from states such as Maharashtra, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh are increasingly using long-distance trains to smuggle gold into Delhi and other parts of the country
Updated on Dec 06, 2020 12:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
The gold, headed for Punjab, was found to be concealed inside the fuel tanks of the trucks, said officials.
Updated on Nov 20, 2020 01:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
Kodiyeri’s business partner summoned, embarrassed Kerala secretary may go on leave.
Updated on Nov 03, 2020 06:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By Ramesh Babu | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
The passengers coming from Dubai had concealed the gold in the form of wires fitted inside items including toys.
Updated on Dec 03, 2019 06:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
The passenger used a novel way of smuggling the yellow metal. She converted the gold into rings, got them polished with rhodium and got them fixed into her handbag and cargo pants. She was able to escape the customs checking
Updated on May 18, 2019 09:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Anupam Srivastava, Lucknow
The accused Rahat Ali, 51, was supposed to fly to Delhi when he was caught, police said. An assistant sub-inspector of CISF, noticed the presence of metal in the lower part of Ali’s body during a security check.
Updated on Apr 05, 2019 08:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
Gold smuggling from Gulf countries has seen a spurt in recent months with the customs department at Lucknow airport seizing the precious metal worth Rs 30 lakh from two passengers, who came here from Dubai in the last two days.
Published on Feb 19, 2019 03:17 PM IST
Lucknow | By Anupam Srivastava
Amandeep Singh, additional commissioner customs, said the gold was recovered early Tuesday by the airline’s security staff when they were sweeping it.
Updated on Jan 18, 2019 09:35 AM IST
As per the officials, the truck driver, identified as Gul Khan of Jhelum district in Pakistan, has been let off after prima facie probe revealed he had ‘no role’ in the smuggling bid.
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 11:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
The DRI officials said there has been a spurt in the number of seizures of gold being smuggled into India from China, Myanmar and Bhutan via the land border
Published on Nov 02, 2018 09:47 AM IST
The accused Nasir Khan, 35, arrived from Dubai and authorities suspect he is a carrier who was asked to smuggle the gold worth Rs 63 lakh for a commission.
Updated on Aug 07, 2018 12:05 PM IST
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
The passenger admitted that he had smuggled three kilograms gold valued at approximately Rs 93.32 lakh during his past trips.
Updated on May 24, 2018 03:30 PM IST
The two passengers and two bus drivers were arrested.
Updated on Mar 29, 2018 11:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mumbai