RPF/ER RECOVDERED 15.080 KG SILVER ORNAMENTS VALUED Rs. 12 LAKHS AT HOWRAH STATION
Kolkata, June 11, 2021
In the evening of 9.6.2021, when one suspected person with black colour backpack was entering through Gate No.2 of Howrah Railway station Old complex in suspicious manner, the on duty RPF staff detained him and requested to open his black colour backpack to show what was inside it. Then the said person became nervous and found no other option, tried to run away with black colour backpack. But the on duty staff immediately chased & caught him.
During interrogation, the accused disclosed his identity. During search of his black colour backpack, silver ornaments of 15.080 kg valued Rs. 12 lakhs (approx.) was found in his possession.
On being asked, he failed to give any satisfactory reply or document regarding huge quantity of silver ornaments. Subsequently, the state GST Authority was informed and on proper documentation & verification, the seized ornaments with accused person were handed over to State GST Authority for further course of action.