CISF seized 99550 US Dollar at Mumbai Airport
CISF seized 99550 US Dollar at Mumbai Airport

Foreign currency worth Rs 71 lakh seized from passenger at Mumbai airport

ANI | Updated: Sep 22, 2019 14:48 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) confiscated foreign currency worth approximately Rs 71 lakh from a passenger at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International (CSMI) Airport, here on Saturday night.
The currency was seized from the passenger's hand baggage during the pre-embarkation security check at the international security hold area of Terminal 2.
The Indian passenger, later identified as Ativ Paresh Mehta, was bound for Hong Kong by a Cathay Pacific flight.
During the interrogation, the passenger could not produce any valid document. The case has been handed over to Customs officials for further investigation. (ANI)