Foreign Currency Seized At Hyderabad Airport

HYDERABAD

Unaccounted foreign currency to the tune of over Rs one crore was seized from a passenger at the international airport today, CISF said.

During screening of baggages, the CISF personnel detected currencies of seven countries from the passenger, who was bound for Dubai, they said adding the total value of the currency was approximately Rs 1.25 crore.

The foreign currency comprised UAE dirhams, Saudi riyals, Kuwaiti Dinars and US dollars.

The passenger along with the currency was handed over to Customs officials, they added