Bhubaneswar, January 20: Smuggled gold biscuits were seized from Biju Patnaik international airport here today once again. The gold biscuits seized weighed around 216 gm and its approximate value is around Rs 9 lakh, said Customs department officials.
The smuggled gold biscuits were seized from a person from Madurai in Tamil Nadu, who was travelling in the Air Asia’s AK31 flight.
Custom officials detained the person for interrogation.
Bhubaneswar has become a hub of gold smuggling with smuggled gold seized from the air port several times.