A Brazilian national, F Nascimen, has been apprehended by the CISF at the Mumbai airport for allegedly smuggling in cocaine-filled capsules worth Rs. 2.5 crore by concealing them in talcum powder boxes, a senior official said today.
A total of 457 grams of cocaine, neatly stuffed in capsules, and concealed in the powder boxes were recovered, he said.
Man, drugs were handed over to anti-narcotics authorities
The Brazilian man and the drugs estimated to be worth Rs. 2.5cr were handed over to anti-narcotics authorities for further legal action against him, the official said.