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Man Carries 16 Kg Heroin Worth Rs 112 Crore; Arrested In Bangalore Railway Station

Officials of the District Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has arrested a man from Bangalore's Central railway station, who was allegedly carrying 16 kg heroin, packed in two 8 kg pouches. Reportedly, the drugs are worth Rs 112 crore in the international market, and the accused carried them in a false cavity in his suitcase. Shockingly, DRI stated that the man evaded checking and arrived at Bangalore airport from Ethiopia. 

Sat, 06 Aug 2022 - 12:22 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Heroin, Smuggling, DRI, Bangalore, Ethiopia

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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DRI Detects Customs Duty Evasion Of Rs 4,389 Cr By Chinese Firm Oppo In India

Finance Ministry reported on July 13 that Directorate of Revenue intelligence personnel had discovered Rs 4,389 crore in duty fraud by Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo through incorrect import declarations. The DRI conducted searches at Oppo India's workplace and key management workers' homes, resulting in the seizure of damning evidence proving deliberate misdeclaration in the description of certain materials imported by Oppo India. The… read-more

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 06:20 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: DRI, Oppo, Customs Duty, FINANCE MINISTRY, Chinese

Courtesy: Free Press Journal


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Ganja Worth Rs 2.33 Crore Seized In Anakapalle District: Andhra Pradesh

In Andhra Pradesh's Anakapalle district, Ganja worth more than Rs 2 crore were seized, on April 20. Reportedly, the drug was being transported from Vijayawada to Hyderabad in a truck, through the NH-16 National Highway. About 1169.30 Kilograms of Cannabis worth Rs 2.33 crore was recovered and confiscated by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), reported ANI. Further details on the matter is awaited.

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 01:55 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Andhra Pradesh, Anakapalle, Ganja, Cannabis, DRI

Courtesy: ANI

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Delhi Man Arrested For Smuggling 1 Kg Gold At Jaipur Station: DRI

In Rajasthan's Jaipur region, a man was arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle in one-kilogram gold, confirmed Directorate of Revenue Intelligence, on April 1. As per PTI, the raid was conducted at the Jaipur Railway Station after receiving a tip-off.  The DRI recovered six gold biscuits worth Rs 52 lakh, which was smuggled into India from Myanmar. The accused was arrested and presented before a court, which imprisoned him.

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 01:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jaipur, Railway Station, DRI, gold, Smuggling

Krunal Pandya

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Cricketer Krunal Pandya Held At Mumbai Airport With Excess Valuables

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on November 12 held cricketer Krunal Pandya at the Mumbai airport for allegedly possessing unaccounted valuables. A DRI official said that Krunal had gold and other valuable items with him while returning from Dubai following the IPL tournament. The 29-year-old cricketer played 16 matches for the Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2020 and managed to score 109 runs and struck six wickets.

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 12:16 AM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Krunal Pandya, Mumbai Indians, IPL, DRI

Courtesy: NDTV

Two more arrest made in Navi Mumbai drug seized case

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Rs 1000 Crore Worth Drugs Seized in Mumbai; Police Arrest 3 More

On August 10, three more persons have been arrested in connection to the seizure of the drugs worth Rs 1,000 crores in Mumbai. Reportedly, the drugs that were transported inside pipes, weighed up to 191 kgs. Two persons were arrested on the same matter on August 10. The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) stated that all the five accused "will be produced before court".

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 09:08 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Navi Mumbai, Drugs, DRI, Crime

Courtesy: ANI News