Duty Free Shop employee held with gold bars at IGI

Advertisement

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on Thursday nabbed a Duty Free Shop Staffer with gold bars at the IGI Airport.

CISF staff of Terminal-3 at IGI Airport in Delhi noticed suspicious activities of a person, identified as Abdul Salam, who is the arrival Duty Free Shop Staff near departure Gate No 8. He was kept under surveillance. Later, it was noticed that the said staff came down into the arrival reclaim area through SOOG lift and entered inside the International Arrival Wash Room. After some time, he came out and exited the arrival gate in a hurry. He was immediately intercepted at the arrival forecourt area by the CISF intelligence staff, CISF in a statement said.

During questioning, the staff accepted that a passenger handed him 6 Gold bars inside the washroom. Later, a total of 6 gold bars were recovered from him, concealed in body parts, pockets and shoes, it stated.

Later, Salam along with gold bars was handed over to Custom officials for further action in the matter.