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Customs Baggage Limit/Rules Relaxed Further to Rs.20 Lakh

Central Board of Excise and Customs has revised the upper limit for arrest and prosecution from rs.5 Lakh to Rs.20 lakh in cases of outright smuggling or mis-declaration of baggage, bringing relief to celebrities who are either arrested or prosecuted last year including Ranbir Kapoor and others at the airports. Persons involved in serious offences of tax evasion are liable ...

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Indian Lady Fined for Bringing Cow Urine to New Zealand

An Indian woman has been fined Rs 17,000 for not declaring cow urine at New Zealand airport recently owing to strict import rules. “When the officers started to inspect the contents of the luggage, they found two bottles of cow urine for medicinal purposes,” said Antony Owen, a senior customs official. New Zealand has strict immigration rules and once Sachin Tendulkar’s ...

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