Ground staff found the gold wrapped in silver paper, stuck beneath a trolley at Terminal 2 of the airport
An unclaimed piece of gold that was stuck beneath a trolley at Terminal 2 of Mumbai airport was noticed by Kushal Dhuri, a ground handling staff, who informed his seniors about the same.
The trolley was retrieved from Parking 5 and Parking 6 (arrivals and a floor below) and was stacked in the corridor. At 2.30 am on Saturday, Dhuri, who was doing his night shift, noticed a suspicious material stuck underneath the tolley.
“When I touched the object, I realised it was wrapped in a silver coloured paper,” he said. Dhuri immediately notified the Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS). The Duty Terminal Manager, then approached the Mumbai Airport Customs located on the same floor, who took charge of the 130 gm of the yellow metal.