As the case is expounded to FICN (Fake Indian Currency Notes), the National Investigation Agency (NIA) was additionally knowledgeable to analyze any doable terror funding hyperlinks.
As per the Customs division, an Indian passenger arrived at Terminal-3 of IGI airport from Ras AI Khanimah International Airport, UAE on January 12.
While scanning his baggage, the customs officers discovered gold valued at Rs 7,65,000, and a couple of,000 fake Indian currency notes of Rs 500 denomination, price Rs 10 lakh.
The customs officers additionally arrested one particular person from the arrival gate of IGI Airport who got here to obtain this passenger, to take the supply of these items.
“The gold weighing 175 grams and FICN of face value Rs 10,00,000 were concealed by the passenger in his trolley bags and the same were seized under Section 110 of the Customs Act, 1962, on January 12. The passenger and his receiver have been placed under arrest in terms of Section 104 of the Customs Act, 1962. Further investigation is under progress,” the workplace of the commissioner of customs, IGI Airport, stated in a press release.