Rs 2.5 cr worth gold biscuits seized from passenger at Trichy airport

Gold biscuits worth Rs 2.5 crore were seized from a man, who arrived at the airport here today from Malaysia, police said.

Last Updated: Sep 24, 2013, 12:20 PM IST

Tiruchirappalli, TN: Gold biscuits worth Rs 2.5 crore were seized from a man, who arrived at the airport here today from Malaysia, police said.
Custom officials, who were suspicious of his movements, searched him and found 2.5 kg of gold biscuits hidden in his footwear, they said.
The passenger has been detained for further questioning, they said.

A total of 11 kg of gold had been seized from passengers in the last three days at this airport.

PTI