Jet Airways female staffer was a part of global hawala syndicate says DRI officials
The flight attendant of a private airline who was arrested by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence was part of a global hawala syndicate, investigations have revealed. The female staffer with Jet Airways was arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle out forex worth more than Rs 3 crore. The DRI officials intercepted the woman when she was on a flight to Hong Kong on Monday, the agency said in a statement. During interrogation, it came to light that the woman was a carrier for a major international hawala syndicate and has carried foreign currencies many times for a Delhi-based hawala operator, the statement said. Watch this video to find out more.