In a latest lead into the Kerala Gold smuggling case, it has been learnt that Swapna Suresh, the main accused, used vehicle belonging to the UAE consulate for her illegal activities.
As per the investigators, it has been made clear that she used the vehicle at least thrice for her activities. However, it is is yet to be learnt that under what circumstances she used the vehicle.
The vehicle should have been taken into custody under normal circumstances. However, since it has diplomatic privileges, customs department has initiated action around the UAE consulate to take it into custody.
Meanwhile, the remand period of Ramees, who is under the custody of NIA in connection with the gold smuggling case, will end on Monday.