15 Kg Smuggled Gold from Nepal Worth 5 Crores Seized from Jewellery Trader in Siliguri
The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence in a major breakthrough recovered 15 Kg Gold from a Jewellery Trader at Sevoke Road in Siliguri. The DRI officials caught Kamal Kumar Verma from Sevoke and and on searching him recovered the smuggled gold. Kamal told officials that he had got it from Kunga Tenzing Bhutia, a resident of Kurseong who had smuggled the gold in Siliguri from Nepal.
Both have been arrested and were produced before the court today. Kamal a resident of Kalimpong, runs a Jewellery shop at Seth Srilal Market in Siliguri.