2 watches worth 5 crore rupees seized from Hardik Pandya by customs: report.
Mumbai: Two wristwatches worth 5 million rupees were confiscated from cricketer Hardik Pandya at Mumbai airport upon his return from Dubai, the ANI news agency reported on Tuesday.
Pandya allegedly did not have an invoice for the watches, according to the report, adding that they were seized by the Customs Department on Sunday night.
“The Customs Department seized two wristwatches worth 5 million rupees from the cricketer Hardik Pandya on Sunday evening (November 14) when he was returning from Dubai. The cricketer did not have the invoice receipt for watches, “ANI quoted in a statement from the Mumbai Customs Department. like saying.
Hardik Pandya was returning from Dubai after India ended its season at the T20 World Cup.
According to ANI, Hardik Pandya’s brother, cricketer Krunal Pandya was also intercepted at Mumbai International Airport on suspicion of being in possession of undisclosed gold and other valuables last year.