Mangaluru, Feb 11: Within days after seizure of $ 10,000 from a Dubai bound passenger, the Customs at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized various foreign currencies valued at Rs 7.65 lakh from another Dubai-bound passenger.
The Customs officials stated that on Sunday they seized US Dollars, Euros and Dirhams from a passenger, which was concealed in between clothes in the check-in luggage. The passenger was departing to Dubai by Spice Jet flight SG59.
A few days ago, personnel of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) nabbed an air passenger headed for Dubai, for trying to smuggle $10,000 in his undergarments at MIA.
Foreign currency worth Rs 7.65L seized at Mangaluru Airport from Dubai passenger