500 kg gold smuggled in just 45 days! Salem aide says he brought in the gold through Delhi airport and was ‘escorted out safely’ by a Customs official

500 kg gold smuggled in just 45 days!
Tuesday, October 03, 2006 | Lead Story
Salem aide says he brought in the gold through Delhi airport and was ‘escorted out safely’ by a Customs official
Abhijit Sathe
The hunt is on for a Customs official who allegedly helped a key Abu Salem aide, Mohammed Akmal Mohammed Umar Ansari alias Guddu, to smuggle in a staggering 500 kgs of gold from Dubai to Delhi in just 45 days.

Guddu, arrested by Oshiwara police last week, has sensationally claimed that he made 50 trips to Dubai in those 45 days in 1998-’99, and was “escorted” out of Delhi airport every time with the consignment by a Customs official. The same official then put him up at a Delhi hotel and even regularly provided him a ‘return ticket’ to Dubai to get a new consignment, Guddu has told his interrogators.

Police say Guddu’s revelations will be instrumental in shedding light on Salem’s fugitive years and his business empire.

Giving details of his modus operendi, Guddu has said that after arriving at Delhi airport, he had “instructions” to keep his bag open at the waiting lounge. Once he did that, an ‘unknown’ person would keep American currency in the bag as ‘reward’ for the smuggling and disappear, he has said.

Additional police commissioner (western region) Bipin Bihari confirmed that Guddu had made these claims and said they were being verified.

Inspector Dilip Patil of Oshiwara police station said Guddu and another Salem aide Jamir Ahmed Mohammed Yakub Noor Mohammed Siddiqui, caught when trying to rob a bank in Oshiwara, were a “prize catch.” While Guddu knew everything about Salem’s smuggling activities during the gang’s most active period the late 90s — and was wanted for the murder of Chhota Shakeel and Chhota Rajan men, Siddiqui was the man who had shot at film-maker Rakesh Roshan and threatened Adlabs owner Manmohan Shetty in the year 2000, Patil said.

In late 1999, Salem discontinued smuggling and asked Guddu to stay put in Mumbai along with Siddiqui to carry on his extortion business, Guddu has told his interrogators.

After he arrived in Mumbai in ’99, Patil said, Guddu bumped off several informants of rival gangs, namely Shakeel man Iqbal Chunawala (at D N Nagar), Chhota Rajan’s real estate agent Iqbal Langda (at Mahim), another Rajan man Babu Bhaiyya (at Trombay) and one Munna at Shivaji Nagar.

Siddiqui in turn, acting on his boss’s directives, shot at Rakesh Roshan and threatened Manmohan Shetty before escaping from the custody of the Mumbai crime branch in 2000.

Guddu too jumped the bail the same year and both went into hiding for nearly five years before re-entering Mumbai recently, police sources said.

About these ads

42 Responses to 500 kg gold smuggled in just 45 days! Salem aide says he brought in the gold through Delhi airport and was ‘escorted out safely’ by a Customs official

  1. MoreNarodyNaSait says:

    Programma dlia rassilki obievlenii na forumi i blogi baza 170 000 forumov i blogov RU programma Xrumer 4.0! Stoimost 50$ ICQ 374551957

  2. rohit meena says:

    i want also smoglering

  3. arjith says:

    good and greattttt
    contact us couples143@gmail.com

  4. yagappa says:

    how to join smuggler


    i want also contact me3

  6. Vinodh says:

    Smuggling is not a business . . Its a talent and mind power of a person. . .

  7. Saif says:

    I also need it smuggling of gold diamonds so plz emigiately reply !

  8. mukesh kumar says:

    i hav done some smuggling bt nt this much amount

  9. AMAN KUMAR says:

    I want to need a money So please join me on your Smuggling business contact us 9622256719

  10. jj says:

    do the airport scanners pick up gold during checkin? if not, is it possible to simply put 20 oz in your hand luggage ?

  11. parvez says:

    hiii….i am very intrested in smuggleing
    and am very need for money…..but i dnt lyk smuggling drugs…only gold ..diamonds…anything els…plsss..help me..any kind of job…contact me parveztoxic@gmail.com

  12. shyam says:

    hi, my name is shameer am from andra pradesh, i want
    gold urjently, i have so many buyers, so did u cantect
    me urjently………………

  13. vicky says:

    i want only money.

  14. rahul says:

    smuggled gold hai tho I will buy

  15. narayan says:

    contact 09986356891

  16. savan says:

    i can help u i the feld of sumggling

  17. i love to earn money and i was a biggest fan of mr. haji mastan and i really love to earn money in mumbai and i sure that if i earn money my half money goes to poor people.

  18. nagraj says:

    pls contect me sr I m SWNRNKAAR MY CONT 9261232221

  19. home says:

    The meal concluded with Ben and Jerry’s Chunky Monkey Banana Ice Cream with Fudge Chunks and Walnuts one of my favorites. Ever wondered what it is known for it’s long-wearing pliant toys for Christmas and then you can find.
    Football players undergo demanding workouts football games
    center of the necessary features to watch for before choosing a service.

    .. Wine racks: There are also a great idea as wine is wine so
    long as it is like a display which they always are proud

  20. Prince says:

    I need a job ..any typ of jobs.. I m doing.. My email id princesalla1990@hotmail.com

  21. Alok Kr. Agrahari says:

    I’m also I want this plateform…contact 07379452263

  22. ravi says:

    contacts you

  23. sumit says:

    i want to any smuggling mujpe karja h m boht paresan hu plz help me

  24. mani says:

    i want a job because i am very poor family so contact me on 9159311284

  25. mani says:

    please give a job please please…….



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: