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A lady passenger was arrested at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) while she was boarding an Emirates flight to Dubai(EK-527) on Saturday morning, after she was found carrying Saudi riyals worth approximately Rs 4 million.

The foreign currency was detected during hand baggage screening, in the luggage of a 30-year-old woman named Zienab Saber Elivour Elbashier, native of Sudan.

An official said that she was traveling to Dubai from Hyderabad and was not in possession of valid documents. The seized currency was handed over to customs officials for further action and the passenger was offloaded by Emirates.