The Siliguri group of the Directorate of Intelligence Revenue has busted a case of gold smuggling. An individual has been arrested from the NJP railway station in a gold smuggling case. The identify of the accused is Mithun Poddar. He is initially a resident of Assam. 6 items of gold biscuits have been recovered from him. Which weighs about 1 kg. Its worth available in the market has been said as Rs 41 lakh 42 thousand.
Government lawyer Triddipta Sah mentioned that the DRI group had acquired info that gold was being smuggled from Assam to Delhi by Arunachal Express.
On the premise of data, the accused was arrested. He made a particular belt in his waist and stored 6 gold biscuits hidden. <! –
The weight of every gold biscuit was 166 grams. The arrested accused confessed in entrance of the DRI group that he was taking Sona to Assam from Assam and Assam first by means of Myanmar. The DRI group fears that many others will probably be concerned in smuggling with it. The foundation of the cellular recovered from him is being investigated.
It was informed that greater than 100 kg of gold has been seized from this space within the final monetary yr. It has hyperlinks with Nepal, Myanmar, Bhutan, Bangladesh and different states together with Delhi and Maharashtra.