84 gold sovereigns seized in Kerala District
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84 gold sovereigns seized in Kerala District

The Excise Department on Thursday seized 84 gold sovereigns in the form of a liquid from a man at Muthanga in Wayanad district of Kerala.

Sources said the yellow metal in liquid form was seized from Manas (24) of Vavad near Thamarassey.

The sleuths, in a raid recovered the contraband concealed in his underwear, and travelling in a Thiruvananthapuram bound bus from Bengaluru. The accused, who came from Qatar, has been arrested and handed over to local police, sources added. (UNI)