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Updated on: Wednesday, December 29, 2021, 12:03 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: Chennai customs intercept man with 717.95 carat diamond

According to Customs, Rs 10.89 lakh was recovered from his check-in baggage.
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seized blood diamonds  | ANI

seized blood diamonds | ANI

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Chennai: Officials of the Directorate of Revenue and Chennai AIU intercepted a passenger with 717.95 carats of African-origin uncut Blood diamonds in the Chennai airport on December 18.

According to Customs, Rs 10.89 lakh was recovered from his check-in baggage.

They have booked him under the Customs Act, 1962. The man was flying from Dubai.

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Published on: Wednesday, December 29, 2021, 12:03 PM IST
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