Woman hides cocaine worth ₹ 4.9 crores in sandals, held at Mumbai Airport
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Mumbai, Oct 1st, 2022: The Customs department at the Mumbai Airport on Saturday arrested a woman who was trying to smuggle cocaine worth ₹ 4.9 crores by hiding it in the cavity of her sandal.
Almost 490 grams of cocaine was recovered from her, an official said.
The woman was intercepted by the Customs officials at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport on the basis of suspicion.
During the search, the officials found the cocaine ingeniously concealed in a special cavity made in her sandal, the Mumbai Customs department said in a tweet.
The passenger was arrested and remanded in judicial custody, it added.