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Chennai: Air customs seize 6kg gold worth Rs 2.9 crore from Air India flight

DNA Saturday, 17 April 2021 ()
Chennai Air Customs on Saturday said it had seized six kg gold concealed in an Air India flight from Dubai.
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News video: Gold bars worth Rs 2.90 cr seized at Chennai airport

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Chennai Air Customs seized 6 kg of gold bars worth Rs 2.90 crores. The gold bars were wrapped with white adhesive tapes and found concealed under one of the seat cushions of the aircraft, coming from Dubai. The gold bars were seized unclaimed.

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