Tag: Directorate Of Revenue Intelligence

Intelligence sleuths seize brown sugar, ganja in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: In separate instances, intelligence sleuths today seized brown sugar and ganja in Bhubaneswar.  According to sources, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence intercepted a truck near Chandaka area which was transporting ganja worth Rs 9 Lakh from Andhara Pradesh to Bihar. Around, 44 packets of the contraband item were seized, though the driver managed to escape from […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
DRI sleuths seize Rs 3 lakh fake notes from Bhubaneswar railway station

Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, the officials of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Friday seized fake currency notes worth Rs 3 lakh from a passenger travelling in Kamakhya-Yesvantpur Express at Bhubaneswar railway station. Sources said, the fake currency was seized while being smuggled to Bangalore from Bangladesh. An accused identified as Simar has been […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Ganja worth Rs 2 crore seized in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths on Thursday seized ganja weighing nearly one tonne with a market value of more than Rs 2 crore while being illegal smuggled into the city. Acting on a tip-off that narcotics substance was being illegally transported in a truck, the officials of DRI intercepted the vehicle near […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Revenue Intelligence seizes 406 star tortoises being smuggled to Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar/Vijayawada: As many as 406 Indian star tortoises were seized by the officials of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Tuesday evening at Vijayawada railway station in Andhra Pradesh while being smuggled to Bangladesh via Bhubaneswar. The DRI sleuths also apprehended two women who were transporting the endangered species in four bags by train. Both […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Gold biscuits worth over Rs 76 lakh seized in Khurda

Khurda: Sleuths of Revenue Intelligence Directorate on Sunday seized 15 gold biscuits from a passenger at Khurda Road Junction railway station. Acting on a tip off, the sleuths raided the railway station and seized nearly 2.5 kg of gold biscuits, worth more than Rs 76.59 lakh, with Myanmar markings, from a passenger travelling from Guwahati […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
DRI seizes 16.962 kg elephant ivory in West Bengal

Kolkata: About 17 kg of elephant tusks, valued at Rs 1.69 crore, was recovered by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on the outskirts of Siliguri in north Bengal on Wednesday. One person was arrested, a DRI official said. The elephant tusks, cut into four pieces, were being clandestinely transported in a vehicle that was […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
jet-airways Air Odisha
Jet Airways crew member held for carrying USD worth Rs 3.21 crore

New Delhi: A Jet Airways lady crew member was arrested here on Monday for allegedly carrying US dollars worth Rs Rs 3.21 crore, a Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) official said. “US Dollars valued at Rs 3.21 crore recovered from a lady crew member of a Hong Kong bound Jet Airways flight last night at […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
MHA order on data in computers
Every Computer Is Now Under Government Watch; MHA Issues Notice

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs has released an order authorising security and intelligence agencies for purposes of interception, monitoring and decryption of any information generated, transmitted, received or stored in any computer resource under the Information Technology Act. “Not just calls or emails, but any data found on a computer can be intercepted. […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
13 Kg Gold Worth Rs 5 Crore Seized From Jnaneswari Express In Odisha

Rourkela: In a major seizure, the officials of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Thursday recovered 11 kg gold while it was being transported in Howrah-Mumbai Jnaneswari Express. As per reports, a team of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence conducted a raid on the train while it was between Rourkela and Jharsuguda and recovered 110 gold […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Ganja worth Rs 2.45 crore seized during smuggling to Bhubaneswar, four held

Vishakhapatnam/Bhubaneswar: In a major haul, a consignment of 1, 638 kg of cannabis worth Rs 2.45 crore being illegally transported to Bhubaneswar from Vishakhapatnam in a goods carriage was seized and four persons were arrested by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Vishakhapatnam on Wednesday. The identification of the arrested persons is yet to be […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021