Gold Smuggling: 4 kg Gold Found in Flight Toilet
A bag containing 4 kg of gold has been found in a flight’s toilet in Shamshabad airport. DRI officials found the bag and seized it. The smuggling incident came into light in a flight that reched Hyderabad from Muscat. When the staff observed bag containing gold, they intimated the same to DRI officials, who reached the plane and seized the 4 kg gold bag. Authorities said that the smuggler might have left the bag behind in the plane’s toilet as he feared being caught by the customs officers at security check. Police officers have filed a case and started investigating. Earlier on 26th may when a passenger from Dubai was caught by DRI officials carrying 8 kg gold, he revealed that two staff members of GMR group had been helping in illegal transport of gold at Shamshabad airport. Shamshabad airport has always witnessed smuggling of gold.