Two held for smuggling drugs using morphed Aadhaar cards

07:56 PM May 21, 2022 | PTI |

Bengaluru: Two people, including a Chennai-based drug smuggler, who allegedly used morphed Aadhaar cards to smuggle contraband have been arrested by Customs officials.


The authorities warned public not to share their personal documents to unscrupulous elements which may be misused.

According to a statement issued by the Customs officials on Saturday, the officers of Customs Intelligence Unit (CIU) and Special Intelligence and Investigation Branch (SIIB), Bengaluru Airport and Air Cargo Commissionerate, received an intelligence input on April 29.

Based on it, they intercepted a consignment at the International Courier Terminal in Bengaluru that was to be exported to Australia.


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