Three bricks of foreign gold were seized from an XUV car in Varanasi. The gold bricks were hidden in a secret place under the car seat. Whose market price is Rs 1.31 crore. Two people were arrested in this case who are sent to jail on Tuesday.
The Varanasi unit of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence had received secret information that huge quantities of foreign gold bricks are being brought from Howrah to Varanasi. The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence took immediate action and arrested two persons from a Mahindra XUV from Rajghat Varanasi on the night of 8 November.
3 bricks of gold recovered
The arrested passengers are residents of Varanasi city itself. In the search of the car, 3 bricks of foreign gold were recovered from a secret place built under the seat, whose price is about 1.31 crores. Gold bricks were brought to Kolkata via Bangladesh. From where Varanasi was being brought.
The recovered gold has been confiscated, while both the persons were arrested and presented in the district court Varanasi on Tuesday. From where he has been sent to jail. After the interrogation of the arrested persons, raid action is being taken.