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Foreign Cigarettes worth Rs 54 lakhs seized and one person arrested by Customs
Karnataka

Foreign Cigarettes worth Rs 54 lakhs seized and one person arrested by Customs

Agency News

Bengaluru, Sept 3 : City Customs officials have seized 12 parcels containing 2.71 lakh Cigarettes sticks worth about Rs 54 lakhs during a midnight operation on August 29.
On getting information that contraband cigarettes were being booked in a train as cargo from Agartala in Humsafar Express, the officials identified 12 suspicious parcels. Detailed examination revealed that the parcels were containing foreign made cigarettes, the same were seized and one person was arrested, according to a press note issued here on Tuesday by Additional Commissioner. City Customs Commissionerate, M Ramana Reddy.

Further investigation is under progress.(UNI)