Krunal Pandya was intercepted at the Mumbai International Airport over suspicion of being in possession of undisclosed gold & other valuables to the Airport Customs as the case was a non-recurring type according to the DRI officials on Friday.
“Cricketer Krunal Pandya was stopped and luxury watches were found. The case, being small for DRI standards and non-recurring type, was handed over to Airport Customs as per normal practice,” DRI said. Krunal was held under suspicion of possessing undisclosed Gold & Other Valuables while returning from the UAE on Thursday night.
Krunal Pandya was a part of Mumbai Indians franchise in the IPL 2020 held in UAE. Mumbai Indians won their fifth IPL title on Tuesday after defeating Delhi Capitals in the Final. The all-rounder has played 71 matches for Mumbai Indians in the IPL. He was the player of the match in the IPL 2017 finals & had helped Mumbai Indians defeat Rising Pune Supergiant to claim their third title.