A man named Pankaj Bagpal has been nabbed by the Maharshtra Police on April 13 for allegedly duping 230 people of Rs 4 crore. As per the police, Bagpal had promised a return of 4% to investors but allegedly fled with all their money. The accused had lured people by telling them that he was having good connections in Dubai, stated AEC Inspector Rajkumar Kothmire.
The Customs Department at Mangaluru International Airport have arrested three people and confiscated 2.8 Kg of gold worth Rs 1.3 crore, on April 7. Accused Muhamad Ashraf had hidden gold under his feet, while Rajeesh had concealed gold under his large intestine, as four capsules in compound form. Reportedly, Muhamad Kalanad an another smuggler who was arrested by the security officials through the intelligence agency inputs.