publication . Article . 2021

Transnational Gold Smuggling in Chennai International Airport: A Content Analysis

Arivazhagan; Umarhathab, Syed;
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  • Published: 20 May 2021
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
Gold smuggling is a fancy word which everyone comes across in cinema, TV and newspaper. It is a transnational crime that happens via land, sea and airways. Transnational gold smuggling is an unorganized crime which is executed by the smuggling syndicates internationally by recruiting carriers/couriers – in Tamil ‘kuruvi’ or ’kokku’ as code word. These carriers all are not smugglers by profession. The gold smuggled in to Indian territories are mostly from West Asian countries like UAE, Saudi Arabia, etc; South and Southeast Asian countries like Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, etc. Chennai city international airport is one such hot s...
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Article . 2021
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