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₹14L gold hidden in cream bottles, toy cars seized at Chennai airport

Chennai Air Customs on Monday said gold, weighing 286 grams and valued at Rs 14.12 lakh, was seized from a person who had tried to smuggle it into the country, concealed in various items of personal care. In a statement issued here, the Commission of Customs, Chennai International Airport said that early on Monday, Syed Nadeem Ur Rehman, 33, of Chennai, who had arrived on an Indigo flight, was intercepted at the exit on suspicion of carrying gold as he was hurrying through the green channel.

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