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Man held with Rs 45 lakh foreign currency at IGI in Delhi, hid money in groundnuts and food items

The passenger was found to be carrying the currency hidden inside groundnut shells, biscuit packets and other eatable items.

Feb 12, 2020, 14:02 PM IST

No flight operations for about 2 hours at Delhi airport due to Republic Day: Check dates

Ahead of the Republic Day, the Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik interacted with Sub Divisional Police Officers (SDPOs) and station house officers (SHOs) in connection with arrangements of security. 

Jan 13, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Delhi: Four flights diverted, two dozen trains delayed due to low visibility

The trains which are running late include 15707- Katihar-Amritsar Express which is running late by four hours and 13413 - Malda-Delhi Farakka Express running late by 3:30 hours.

Dec 28, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

CISF detected high volume of foreign currency worth 16 lakh at IGI Airport

While checking the security personnel discovered a high volume of foreign currency in the denomination of USD 15000, Dirham 26500 and Afghani currency 3880 worth approximately 16 lakh in Indian currency from his bag. 

Nov 17, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Man arrested with stolen mobile phone, purse, speakers at Delhi's IGI airport

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has arrested a man from Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Saturday for allegedly stealing several items including mobile phones, wallets, chocolates and speakers from the airport.

Nov 16, 2019, 23:47 PM IST

No RDX found in unattended bag at Delhi airport; owner traced, no clean chit given

RDX was not recovered from the unattended bag which was found at Terminal-3 of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on early Friday morning and the owner of the bag has been ascertained, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) of Delhi Airport said.

Nov 01, 2019, 23:36 PM IST

Breaking News: RDX found in suspicious bag at Delhi's IGI airport

Security was tightened at Terminal 3 of IGI airport in Delhi after a suspicious bag was found in the airport. The suspicious bag contained RDX.

Nov 01, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Suspicious bag found at Delhi airport, security tightened

The police immediately swung into action after receiving the information at around 2 am on Friday. A bomb detection and disposal team, along with a dog squad, are at the spot. The airport premises is being sanitised.

Nov 01, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

Breaking News: Suspicious bag found at IGI airport, Terminal-3

Security was tightened at Terminal 3 of IGI airport in Delhi after a suspicious bag was found in the airport.

Nov 01, 2019, 07:12 AM IST

13 parrots arrived at Delhi's Patiala House Court, judge orders release after session

The parrots were seized by the Customs department in Delhi's IGI airport on Tuesday when an Uzbek national was illegally trying to carry them from India to Uzbekistan.

Oct 16, 2019, 18:34 PM IST

Uzbek national arrested at IGI airport for carrying 14 parrots illegally

The Uzbek national is arrested on grounds of violating Customs law as well as policy provisions read with Wildlife Protection Act.

Oct 15, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

Two passengers apprehended at Delhi airport for carrying 43 kg red sandalwood

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) nabbed two persons who were allegedly trying to smuggle around 43 kg of red sandalwood on the basis of profiling at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Oct 13, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

Gold worth Rs 29.03 lakh seized from passenger travelling from Doha

The traveller was nabbed by a custom officer, who recovered 840 grams of gold in paste from the accused. He had hid the gold in his underwear.

Oct 11, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Gold worth Rs 45.44 lakh seized from Afghan national at Delhi Airport

The total worth of the traced gold is valued at Rs 45,44,620 . The gold bar was seized under Section 110 of Customs Act, 1962.

Oct 06, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Monsoon rains lash Delhi, operations at IGI Airport suspended for half an hour

Monsoon has not retreated yet from the city, the department said, adding that there are no signs of withdrawal of monsoon as of yet. Four flights were also diverted from the airport due to the downpour. Videos from the airport showed water leaking from the roof at Delhi Airport`s Terminal 1.

Oct 03, 2019, 21:41 PM IST

Passenger carrying 49 kg peacock feathers nabbed at Delhi airport

A passenger, carrying peacock feathers weighing around 49 kg was apprehended at Terminal-3 of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Wednesday evening.

Sep 26, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

Heroin worth Rs 15 crore seized from 5 Afghans at Delhi airport

The drug seizure was done from Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport by the Customs Department.

Sep 19, 2019, 20:23 PM IST

Make-up artist Billu Barber who helped people impersonate arrested in Delhi

"The arrested, Shamsher Singh, runs a salon in Rohini. He has confessed that he had similarly changed the appearance of 10-12 people and used to charge Rs 20,000 per person for the same," Delhi Airport Deputy Commissioner of Police Sanjay Bhatia told ANI.

Sep 16, 2019, 23:11 PM IST

Man travelling to Hong Kong since 2008 on fake passport arrested at Delhi airport

A passenger has been arrested at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport for allegedly using a fake passport to travel from Hong Kong to India. The man was nabbed during immigration clearance by stationed officers.

Sep 13, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

Vistara, DIAL begins face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport

With face recognition technology, passengers' entry would be automatically processed based on facial recognition system at all check points including airport entry, entry into Security Checks, and aircraft boarding.

Sep 06, 2019, 15:37 PM IST