After the seized of 200 kg of gold and 3500 Kg of silver worth Rs 76 crore from the air cargo at Jaipur International Airport in Sanganer on Tuesday by income tax department,
75 jewellers of Rajasthan since the seizure are interrogated by the income tax department, The seizure can unearth a big scam if proper documents and records – proving origin of the valuables – were not found in possession of the jewellers.
The Investigation Branch of the Income Tax Department has caught 200 kg gold jewellery and 3500 kg silver jewellery on Sanganer Air Cargo Tuesday afternoon. Their worth is estimated to be worth 76 crores.
These include gold market value of 60 crores and silver of 16 crores. this jewellery belonged to any exhibition and reached Jaipur from Mumbai.
So it was not seized. But taken into custody. five names related to this jewellery have come up. By late night these five were being contacted. Everyone was asked to present the document.
According to the department, this jewellery has been delivered in the name of a jeweller from Bapu Nagar, Savitri Path. That jeweller has a jewellery showroom and finance office in Bapu Nagar. T
he department has started the survey work on the business establishments of this jeweller.