Tue, Jan 17, 2017 | updated 06:36 PM IST

Customs seize five kg drugs from Mumbai airport

Updated: Jan 05, 2017 19:48 IST

Mumbai(Maharashtra)[India], Jan. 5(ANI): Officers of the Air Intelligence Unit ( AIU) Mumbai Customs intercepted around five kilograms of narcotic drugs from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Drugs were seized from a passenger identified as Rabeekhan Abdulah, who held an Indian passport and was reportedly travelling to Kuala Lumpur.

Detailed examination resulted in the recovery of 2680 grams of methamphetamine and 2073 grams of ephedrine (total 4.753 kg of narcotic drugs).

Said goods have been seized under the provisions of NDPS Act, 1985. The passenger has also been arrested and will be produced before the court.

Further investigation is underway.(ANI)