20 kgs of Gold seizure at Airport

20 gold bars totally weighing 20Kgs and having approximate value of Rs.5.8 Crores were seized from two burka clad lady passengers who arrived at Cochin International Airport by Emirates Flight EK 532. The gold bars were found concealed in specially stitched Jackets with pouches worn on the person and burka was worn top of it. This seizure is the largest in the recent history of out right smuggling cases detected in the Country.