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- Delhi Airport Gold Smuggling Case Update; Spicejet Indigo Employees Arrested By Custom
Mumbai36 minutes ago
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The customs department has taken a big action at the Delhi airport. Gold worth Rs 74 lakh has been seized.
- The customs department at Delhi airport was keeping an eye on it for several days.
- Operation was going on in this case continuously since July 21.
Delhi Airport Custom has made a big disclosure. Customs has arrested 7 people while smuggling gold. In this 4 people are employees of Indigo and SpiceJet. Gold worth Rs 72.46 lakh has been found from them.
action taken on secret information
According to the information, the custom officers have arrested these people on the basis of a tip-off. The customs officers were running this operation since July 21 and finally got success on Saturday. In this, two people were arrested with one consignment and 5 people along with airlines employees were arrested with another consignment.
Customs department is investigating
The Customs Department is investigating in this matter. However, there has been no statement from IndiGo and SpiceJet regarding this yet. Actually, at present more flights are flying and landing than Delhi and Mumbai. Although both of these have been the busiest airports in the past as well. Due to this incident in Delhi, now the customs department can expedite the investigation of airlines employees. However, airlines employees are also fully screened at the airport.