NEW DELHI: The board of Revenue Intelligence in remission a person with foreign currency and muscle-enhancing steroids price over 3 large integer rupees at solon International field, an officer statement issued on Sunday aforementioned.
Acting on a tip, the DRI intercepted the suspect on the intervening night of Fri and Sat once he was aiming toboard a Bangkok-bound Air Republic of India flight.
DRI officers recovered foreign currencies, together with the monetary unit and also the quid, from his possession price Rs. 1.28 crore, the statement aforementioned.
The suspect unconcealed that he worked for a syndicate concerned in importing of anabolic steroids and also theforeign currency he was carrying was for getting these, the probe agency aforementioned.
In a follow-up search, officers taken several anabolic steroids price quite Rs. 2 crore, it said.
These steroids square measure used extensively by athletes and weightlifters in skilled tournaments.
There is a growing marketplace for these muscle-enhancing medicine among the youth UN agency square measure impressed by the bulging striated muscle of celebrities, the DRI aforementioned.
These medicine square measure became quite common and square measure counseled by gyms to their purchasers UN agency wish to enhance their body muscles. However, within the long haul, they’ll adversely have an effect on urinary organ perform, it said.
DRI investigators found that the smugglers were causation agents (carriers) to Asian nation to bring back the anabolic steroids while not declaring them to the customs authorities, the statement aforementioned.
Further investigation is afoot within the case, it said.