Imphal Aug 18,
Anti Smuggling Unit of Custom Division Imphal under the supervision of the Superintendent of the Unit yesterday seized over Rs. 1.6 crore worth gold bar from 5 persons while trying to smuggled it out from the state at Koirengei area.
As per statement of the division those arrested smugglers were from Maharatra and their name have been identified as Sanjoy Kumar Krishnani, Umesh Laxmandas Darda, Jayram Ram Prabatti Manglani , Harish Nanikram Shringi and Dilip Kumar Laljani
The first 4 person were arrested from a Dimapur bound Winger Passenger Vehicle from Koirengei Checking area while the last one was arrested from North AOC.
16 gold piece in rectangular form (fine gold 999.9 foriegn origin.) were found hidden in the shoes and bag while the last person who was arrested from North AOC hided the gold at his anus.