Police arrest two people with Rs 1.72 crore concealed in shoes at Kolkata airport

The foreign currency recovered from them is worth Rs 1.72 crore in Indian currency. Photograph:( WION Web Team )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 10, 2018, 06.16 AM (IST)

Kolkata police today arrested two people who had concealed over 22,000 euros in their shoes.

The two were set to board a Bangkok-bound flight when they were arrested by police at the airport.

The foreign currency recovered from them is worth Rs 1.72 crore in Indian currency.

The men had concealed currency worth several thousand crores in their shoes (WION Web Team)

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Kolkata police seized currency by two people bound for Bangkok (WION Web Team)

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