Mumbai: Officials on Sunday detained a Nigerian national for carrying undeclared cash worth Rs 43,34,000 from Mumbai Airport.

Nassir Adam Mahamad, a Nigerian national was intercepted by the airport officials as he was carrying USD 63,000 (Rs 43,34,000) which was not declared to Customs at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai.

The Nigerian national is being questioned by the airport officials and investigation into the matter is underway.



Earlier, Rs 7.5 lakh in cash and 7 kg gold worth Rs 2 crore was confiscated from a man at Mumbai Airport last Saturday.