Gold worth Rs 32 lakh seized in Lucknow

Custom officials have arrested car owner Manish Kumar Singh, a resident of Nazirpura in Bahraich.

By: Express News Service | Lucknow | Published:September 10, 2016 3:58 am

Customs officials have arrested three persons who were allegedly carrying 1 kg of foreign-origin gold worth Rs 32 lakh in a Ritz car in Bahraich. In a statement, S K Sharma, Commissioner of Customs in Lucknow, said that the gold and the car had been seized, and an investigation was ongoing.

Officials have arrested car owner Manish Kumar Singh, a resident of Nazirpura in Bahraich, its driver Sanjay Yadav, a resident of Meerganj in Bahraich, and helper Rakesh Kumar, also from Meerganj.