MUMBAI: A team of NCB Mumbai zonal unit seized 2.960kg heroin (commercial quantity) alongwith 10,000 South African Rand and intercepted one South African lady at CSI Airport in Mumbai on Thursday morning.
According to NCB, Khanyisile Promise Khalishwayo, the lady passenger, travelling from Johannesburg-Doha-Mumbai by a Qatar Airways flight, was intercepted by NCB Mumbai at arrival area of the airport. She was carrying a grey-coloured trolley bag.
During the search of her bag, a cavity was found in which two packets of heroin were concealed and one packet was concealed in the bag itself. Total weight of the 3 packets containing heroin was 2.960kg.
Khalishwayo has been apprehended for contravention of Sections 8(C) and 21 (C) of NDPS Act.