News Karnataka
Friday, April 12 2024

Kasaragod: Man held for smuggling gold worth Rs 76L

Mangaluru: 8-month-old theft case, Two arrested
Photo Credit : IANS

Kasaragod: A man who arrived here by train was detained for smuggling gold.

The arrested accused has been identified as Mohammed Fahis (34), a resident of Citizen Nagar in Cherkala. He was arrested by the customs team after he arrived at Kasaragod station by train. During an inspection, a hidden gold weighing 1.300 kg was found in the electrical equipment’s motor in his bag. The confiscated gold is worth Rs. 76 lakh.

The accused was held based on a credible tip-off about gold smuggling.

The accused was arrested during an operation at the railway station by the Kasaragod Customs Unit team, which is led by Superintendent P. T. Rajeev.

Share this:
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp