Karipur: One kilo of gold was seized at the Karipur airport by the officials of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence on Wednesday. The seized gold is worth Rs 32,55,000 lakh.
The gold was found hidden underneath the seat of an IndiGo flight that flies from Dubai to Kozhikode.
10 gold bars, each one bar weighing 100 gram were found. It is suspected that a passenger who was supposed to get into the plane in the next domestic service or a flight staff was supposed to smuggle it outside the airport.