It was a consignment of lehengas like no different. Hidden throughout the intricate work of the colorful, conventional fabric have been medication whose avenue worth has been estimated at Rs 1.7 crore, in keeping with customs officers.
The lehengas have been discovered inside a consignment that was being despatched to Australia. Customs officers on the international publish workplace (PFO) in Delhi primarily based on intelligence inputs opened the consignment.
They discovered over 3,900 grams of the drug MDMA, generally often called “ecstasy”. These have been discovered hid within the intricate work on lehengas, officers stated.
MDMA is an artificial drug that’s chemically just like each stimulants and hallucinogens, which might result in liver, kidney and coronary heart failure or loss of life.
In one other catch, customs officers in Delhi seized over 60 lakh sticks of imported cigarettes price Rs 6 crore.