Published On : Mon, Jan 8th, 2018

Dollars worth over Rs 3cr found with Jet crew member at IGIA, held

Mumbai: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence recovered US Dollars valued at Rs 3.21 crore from a woman crew member of a Hong Kong-bound Jet airways flight last night at at Indira Gnadhi International Airport.

The Crew member and supplier both have been apprehended and further investigation is in progress.

“US Dollars valued at Rs 3.21 crore recovered from a lady crew member of a Hong Kong-bound Jet Airways flight last night at Indira Gandhi International airport,” the DRI said.

“During an inspection by DRI team a large sum of foreign currency was recovered from an employee of the airline. The employee has been taken into custody. Based on the investigations and inputs from law enforcement agencies, the airline will take further action,” Jet Airways said.