Youth held with fake passports in Kerala

July 6th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS  

Kozhikode, July 6 (IANS) A youth was arrested with 31 fake passports at Kozhikode International Airport in Kerala Sunday. Customs officials also recovered 15 international driving permits and 12 blank passport pages from the arrested youth identified as Nissar Panalam, 26, of Kasargod district in the state.

“Nissar was to leave by an Air Arabia flight to Sharjah. The search was conducted by the Air Customs Intelligence unit following a tip off. The seized items were found concealed in his luggage,” a customs official at the airport told IANS.

Nissar will be handed over to the police for further investigation, the official said.

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