Central Bureau of Investigation
CBI Registers A Case Against Two Then Superintendents of Customs & Others, and Conducts Searches
The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case on a complaint from Principal Commissioner of Customs, Ahmadabad against 05 private persons and 02 Superintendents of Customs, Air Intelligence Unit, SVP International Airport, Ahmadabad on the allegations that some unscrupulous persons were indulging in smuggling of gold in the form of paste and also 24 carat pure gold jewellery from abroad through SVP International Airport, Ahmadabad by engaging carriers. It was further alleged that the private persons in connivance with 02 then Superintendents of Customs, had indulged in smuggling of gold chains, gold bars and other goods in commercial quantities running into crores of rupees through SVP International Airport, Ahmadabad.
Searches were conducted at the residential & official premises of the accused.
Investigation is continuing.