NIA names 5 more as accused in gold smuggling case
Kochi: The National Investigation Agency has listed five more as accused in the Thiruvananthapuram gold smuggling case.
Malappuram Vandoor native Muhammad Afsal is one among them. The NIA is interrogating him. The probe agency received more information about the case after questioning him. The remaining four are abroad. NIA will seek the help of INTERPOL to capture them.
Preliminary assumption is that the gang conspired to collect funds for gold smuggling. The NIA will investigate if they have any terrorist links.