Seized

  • Liquor worth Rs 4.85 crore seized in MP ahead of LS polls 07-04-2014 02:50 PM

    With an aim to conduct free and fair Lok Sabha elections, poll officials have seized 1.75 lakh litre liquor worth Rs 4.85 crore from different parts of Madhya Pradesh. Besides, nearly Rs 1.01 crore cash, gold and silver items worth Rs 2.80 crore, narcotic drugs worth Rs 2.40 crore and...
  • NRI arrested with gold valued at Rs 1.46 crore at Indo-Nepal border 04-04-2014 01:28 PM

    An NRI has been arrested after gold valued at Rs 1.46 crore was allegedly recovered from his possession in Sonauli area on the Indo-Nepal border. Dipak Bajaj (43), who is based in London, was arrested last night during a routine check and over four kg of gold was recovered from...
  • Customs seizes gold from passenger's rectum at Goa airport 01-04-2014 02:39 PM

    Panaji: The customs department arrested a passenger from Chennai on Tuesday, for allegedly trying to smuggle gold into the country by hiding it in his rectum. The person, whose identity has not been disclosed, was arrested at the newly built Goa airport terminal, after he arrived on an Air India...
  • Nearly Rs 2 crore cheques seized from tainted Income Tax officer's house 31-03-2014 03:12 PM

    CBI sleuths have seized account payee cheques for nearly Rs two crore and 11 bank accounts from the residence of Deputy Commissioner for Income Tax, Poonam Rai and her husband Ganesh Malaviya here after they were arrested for taking Rs 10 lakh bribe. According to CBI sources, the seizures were...
  • 132 cartons of smuggled liquor seized 15-03-2014 12:02 AM

    As many as 132 cartons of illegal liquor was seized and 12 persons arrested in connection with the seizure here, officials said on Friday. The District Excise Depatment, in a joint operation with the police, seized 132 cartons of illegal foreign liquor meant for distribution to voters, and arrested 12...
  • Three more suspected Naxal conduits arrested in Kanker, cash, ammunitions seized 16-02-2014 03:30 PM

    In its ongoing drive to tighten grip over the urban network of Maoists, the Chhattisgarh police has arrested three more alleged Naxal conduits and seized cash and ammunitions from them in Kanker district of north Bastar region. The trio, identified as Dashrath Mandavi, Rajkumar Mandavi and Laxman Mandavi, all residents...
  • 30 bottles of illegal liquor seized, 2 arrested 16-02-2014 12:20 PM

    Forty-five pouches and 30 bottles of liquor, to be sold illegally, were seized in Jammu region's Akhnoor belt and two persons were arrested in this connection, police said on Sunday. Forty-five pouches of illegal liquor were seized from Jeet Raj near main Chowk Akhnoor, 30-km from Ghaziabad, on Saturday, they...
  • Thane: Silver seized from passenger in luxury bus going to Gujarat 15-01-2014 07:15 AM

    Thane: The Thane district rural police seized a big stock of silver which was being transported in a luxury bus on its way to Gujarat on Tuesday evening, the police said. The station house officer at the Talasari police station told PTI that a passenger travelling in the bus from...
  • Hyderabad: Over 1 kg gold seized from three air passengers 14-01-2014 01:32 PM

    Hyderabad: Over one kg of gold was seized on Tuesday and three passengers were detained by the customs officials at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad. On suspicion, the Air Intelligence Wing of Customs intercepted a male passenger, who landed from Bangkok, and during checking found 333 grams...
  • Four gold biscuits seized at airport 30-12-2013 03:15 PM

    Four gold biscuits, weighing 466 grams, were seized from a passenger's check-in baggage at the Jaipur airport here, custom sources said on Monday. The accused had come from Oman to Jaipur by an Oman Airways flight on Sunday and the gold was hidden in an electric cooking plate, they added....
  • Narayan Sai aides detained for bribing police; Rs 5 crore seized 13-12-2013 06:13 PM

    A sub-inspector and five aides of self-styled godman Asaram's son Narayan Sai were detained on Friday for allegedly attempting to bribe the police and other officials in a bid to weaken the sexual assault case against him and Rs five crore seized from their possesion. Police said the Rs five...
  • Rajasthan polls: EC seizes liquor worth Rs 29.10 crore, cash Rs 12 crore 02-12-2013 10:30 AM

    Election Commission-appointed teams seized Rs 12.89 crore cash and registered 31 cases of paid news in Rajasthan where polling for the state Assembly was held on Sunday. According to official data, liquor valued at Rs 29.10 crore, narcotic drugs worth Rs 5.49 crore and other inducements (sarees, gifts) worth Rs...
  • India received 26 alerts before terror strike on 26/11: 'The Siege' 17-11-2013 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: India had received 26 alerts from the CIA before terrorists struck the city of Mumbai on November 26, 2008, reveals a new book on 26/11, 'The Siege'. Its author Adrian Levy spoke to Karan Thapar in this week's Devil's Advocate. Adrian said, "What we attempted to do was...
  • Miss Asia Pacific World Srishti Rana's tiara seized by Air Intelligence Unit 05-11-2013 11:43 AM

    Busan: Twenty one-year-old Srishti Rana, who bagged Miss Asia Pacific 2013 pageant in Korea recently, is in trouble. Srishti's tiara, made of diamonds and other valuable gems, has been seized by Air Intelligence Unit as it was an undeclared item. The tiara of Rana will be returned once the value...
  • Heroin worth Rs 30 crore seized, two held 09-10-2013 05:45 PM

    Amritsar: Six kg of heroin worth Rs 30 crore was seized and two persons arrested in this connection near the Sultanwind canal, police said Wednesday. Acting on a tip-off, a white colour car was intercepted near the canal late Tuesday night, they said. Gurdev Singh and Tarsem Singh were arrested...
  • 'War-like' cache of arms, ammunition seized near LoC 25-09-2013 08:48 PM

    Srinagar: Security forces Wednesday recovered a huge cache of arms and explosives near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district, defence sources said. The recovery included 14 RPG rockets, two AK assault rifles, two pistols, three hand grenades, a wireless set and a binocular, the sources said. They said...
  • 12 gold bars seized from two Sri Lankan passengers 18-09-2013 07:32 PM

    Panaji: Two Sri Lankan passengers were arrested with 12 gold bars valued at Rs 3.60 crore from the Goa International Airport Wednesday, police said. The smuggling was detected by Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) officials of the Commissionerate of Customs and Central Excise at the airport, officials said. The gold bars,...
  • 75 kg drugs seized from Mizo air passenger 17-09-2013 11:09 PM

    Kolkata: A Mizo woman passenger was on Tueday arrested and 75 kg drugs in the form of tablets was recovered from her luggage at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose international airport here. Acting on a tip off, sleuths of Narcotics Control Bureau arrested the woman who had reached the airport...
  • Barnala local held for links with terrorists, weapons seized 13-09-2013 09:13 PM

    Barnala: A local here was arrested for his alleged links to terrorists with police recovering arms and ammunitions from his possession. Acting on a tip-off, police on Friday nabbed Barnala resident Surinder Singh and recovered from his possession two 0.32 bore pistols and a 0.315 bore gun along with cartridges,...
  • Police arrest two for possesion of explosive in Giridih 29-08-2013 05:51 PM

    Gelatine sticks and detonators were seized on Thursday during search operation by the police in Maoist-affected Giridih district. The police team intercepted two bikes and seized 125 detonators and 150 pieces of gelatine sticks, the police sources said in Giridih. The two bike-borne men were arrested, the police said, adding...
  • Security forces seize improvised arms in Gaya 20-08-2013 08:41 PM

    The security forces on Tuesday seized 57 improvised firearms apart from a large quantity of arms during an anti-Maoist raid in Bihar's Gaya district, a police officer said. Carrying out a Long Range Petrolling (LRP) in the Maoist-dominant Lutwa forests, the forces comprising CRPF, STF, SAP and district police recovered...
  • J&K: Militant hideout busted, huge cache of arms seized 11-04-2013 12:35 PM

    Srinagar: Security forces on Thursday smashed a militant hideout in Kupwara district of north Kashmir and seized a huge cache of arms and explosives, the biggest this year. The arms haul included six AK assault rifles, nine rocket propelled grenades, 36 RPG boosters, 119 under barrel grenade launcher shells and...
  • UP polls: Money power rampant; crores recovered 07-01-2012 07:01 AM

    Lucknow: Black money is often a familiar site during elections and it has been found in plenty in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly elections. In fact, cars loaded with cash have been found abandoned by the roadside. Nearly Rs 1.37 crores were recovered by the UP police on Thursday...
  • Over Rs 1.37 crore unaccounted cash seized in UP 06-01-2012 03:18 PM

    Barabanki: Over Rs 1.37 crore in cash, 10 kg of silver and six pistols along with live cartridges were recovered during a vehicle checking drive in view of the coming Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh elections. One person was taken into custody in this connection, Superintendent of Police PRK Bhardwaj...
  • I-T raids on Priyanka Chopra, Rs 7.5 cr seized 27-01-2011 07:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department on Thursday recovered Rs 7.5 crore from raids on actor Priyanka Chopra's residence. Sources have told CNN-IBN that Priyanka and her father failed to account for the Rs 7.5 crore seized from actor's residence during the income tax raids. The income tax raids were...
  • Landmines, guns seized in Nandigram cleanup 13-11-2007 10:29 PM

    Adelaide: Graeme Swann took three of the last six wickets to tumble on Tuesday as England dismissed Australia for 304 to complete a comprehensive innings and 71-run victory in the second Ashes Test. England wrapped up the Test and a 1-0 series lead before lunch on the final day, with...