Man with 2.5 kg gold detained at Jaipur airport

Jaipur: A man was detained with 2.5 kg of gold at the Sanganer airport here after he arrived from Dubai, sources said.

Saiyad Altaf, hailing from Karnataka, was held during checking at customs counter yesterday after he arrived here in an Oman Airways flight from Dubai, sources at the airport said on Friday.

Altaf was carrying illegal gold jewellery following which he was detained and is being interrogated, they added.