Four smug­glers held at air­port

The Free Press Journal - - MUMBAI/ESTATE -

MUM­BAI: The Air In­tel­li­gence Unit of Mum­bai Cus­toms has ar­rested four gold smug­glers in­clud­ing a Sin­ga­porean cou­ple with 2,400 grams of gold jew­ellery worth over Rs. 66 lakh.

The Sin­ga­porean cou­ple is iden­ti­fied as Vick­neswaran and his wife Kelly Anne Gnana­muthuam­mal Louis.

“They were ar­rested based on their pro­fil­ing. A search re­sulted in re­cov­ery of gold or­na­ments weigh­ing 2400 grams val­ued at Rs. 66.19 lakh,” said deputy com­mis­sioner of AIU Prashant Ku­mar.

The chains were con­cealed around their waist which were hid­den in­side the clothes. – Staff Re­porter

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