Passenger Detained For Possession Of Silver Coins At Delhi Airport


New Delhi: A passenger carrying over 320 silver coins was on Sunday apprehended by the CISF at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in Delhi.

The incident occurred around 9:30 AM when on duty Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) men detected the coins in the security hold area of the terminal from the hand baggage of a person identified as Quaid J, who was travelling to Indore, officials said.

“A total of 326 silver coins, weighing 6.1 kg, were detected from the passengers’ bag. He was handed over to Customs authorities for further action,” they said.