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 Man held with foreign currency at Kannur Airport
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Man held with foreign currency at Kannur Airport

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New Delhi, Aug 16 : The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has arrested a person with foreign currency worth Rs 4.32 lakh at Kannur airport, an official statement said here on Friday.

According to the statement, a CISF personnel noticed suspicious image inside the hand baggage of a passenger on Thursday, at around 5.15 pm. Physical checking found 20,835 UAE Dirhams and 355 US Dollars worth Rs 4,32,148 inside the bag.
He was identified as Basheer Chalumadathi, who was travelling from Kannur to Dubai on a scheduled flight.

The passenger, along with the foreign currency, was handed over to the Customs Officials for further legal action in the matter, it added. (UNI)