Gold recovered from passenger in TN

Customs officials here recovered gold worth Rs 70 lakh from a passenger who arrived from Malaysia late last night.

PTI| Updated: Sep 02, 2014, 11:24 AM IST

Chennai: Customs officials here recovered gold worth Rs 70 lakh from a passenger who arrived from Malaysia late last night.

Arafath, a resident of Chennai, was arrested after officials of Air Intelligence Unit of Customs found him allegedly carrying a two kg gold bar in his hand luggage, airport officials said.