Guwahati, February 16: Officials of the Guwahati Customs Division today busted a major gold smuggling racket at the Inter State Bus Terminus (ISBT), Guwahati. The team, headed by the Superintendent of the Anti Smuggling Unit of the Guwahati Customs Division, seized around 6.6 Kg of gold biscuits from a night super bus coming from Imphal, Manipur.
Two individuals have also been taken into custody, who have been identified as Somnath Subarao from Maharastra and Nasir Khan from Lilong, Imphal. They are presently in judicial custody with further investigations being carried out.
Reportedly, the gold biscuits are of Myanmar origin.