| TNN | Nov 29, 2017, 18:17 IST

NEW DELHI: The Central Industrial Security Force has nabbed a 30-year-old man with foreign currency worth Rs 1 crore at Kolkata airport.

Around 7:45 am on Wednesday, CISF sub inspector Deepti Sharma, all through pre-embarkation safety test, spotted the pictures of bundles/packets gave the look to be currency within the hand luggage of a passenger.

The passenger was once requested to open the bag for bodily checking, all through which 1,04,850 US bucks, 23,59,000 Nippon/Yen, 41,800 Saudi Riyal, 13800 Euro and 3280 Thai Baht had been recovered.

The passenger, Anirban Chatterjee, CISF mentioned, was once meant to shuttle to Bangkok with the cash.

Officials mentioned that customized officers are additional wondering him about why was once he sporting such huge currency to Bangkok and whom did it belong to.

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