Customs seized 1,327 kilo of gold within 6 years
Alappuzha: The customs department officials have seized 1,327 kilograms of gold between 2015 and 2021 February in the state. During 2019-20 period, the customs seized 533.91 kilo of gold. This was revealed to Raju Vazhakkala, an RTI activist. During this period, 2224 cases were registered which includes cases booked through smuggling via airports besides other cases. During the past 6 years, most number of cases were booked during the period 2019-20 and also more gold was seized during the said period.
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