The scanner of the Director of Revenue Intelligence is on a Tamil Nadu Congress leader who was caught ferrying gold from Sri Lanka. Rajendran or Good Luck Rajendran the Ramnathpuram district president of the Congress being investigated by the DRI officials. Acting on a tip-off, DRI officials stopped a car that was heading towards Tiruchy.
They found 119 gold bars with foreign marking. The gold weighing 11.9 kg and worth Rs 3.8 crore was concealed in the air bag compartment. The arrest of ‘Gandhi’, the driver, and his subsequent interrogation revealed that he was taking the gold smuggled from Sri Lanka to his boss, Rajendran.