Panaji: The Directorate of Income Knowledge at Manohar Worldwide Air terminal in Goa has held onto gold and iPhones worth almost ₹ 4 crore from three travelers who had shown up from Abu Dhabi, an authority said on Sunday.
A senior DRI official let PTI know that travelers Irfan (30) from Uttar Pradesh, Kamran Ahmad (38) from Mumbai and Mohammad Irfan Ghulam (37) from Gujarat were captured by the counter carrying organization at the air terminal in North Goa on Friday night.
During a pursuit, DRI authorities recuperated 5.7 kg of gold in glue structure and 28 very good quality iPhone 15 Ace Max gadgets, by and large worth ₹ 3.92 crore, from the triplet, he said.
The blamed are part for an organization working among Mumbai and Dubai, the authority said.
The travelers went to Abu Dhabi on October 12 from Mumbai and got back with the merchandise, which they were attempting to sneak in, at the Goa air terminal.
While the iPhones were enveloped by parcels kept in checked-in stuff, the gold glue was disguised in the belt of two travelers.