Pr. Director General

Shri Alok Tewari

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) is the premier intelligence and enforcement agency of the Government of India on anti-smuggling matters...

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04.06.2022- DRI seized 402.50 kg of Ganja valued at Rs. 60.37 lakhs at Mohanlal ganj UP

02.06.2022- DRI seized 4 16 600 cigarettes sticks 658 pieces of cosmetics items and 3510 kg of poppy seeds of foreign origin valued at Rs. 61.76 lakhs Rs. 8.51 lakhs and Rs. 35.10 lakhs repectively at Aizawl

01.06.2022- DRI seized 500 gm Heroin and 1 kg Methamphetamine vauled at Rs. 2.50 crores and Rs. 50 lakhs respectively at Siliguri

30.05.2022- DRI seized 14.63 MT of Red Sanders valued at Rs. 11.70 crores at ICD Sabarmati Gujarat.

24.05.2022- DRI seized 52 kg of Cocaine valued at Rs. 500 crores at Mundra Port Gujarat.

18.05.2022- DRI seized 218 kg of Heroin valued at Rs. 1526 crores off the Coast of Lakshadweep Islands

12.05.2022- DRI seized 15.93 kgs of Gold of foreign origin valued at Rs. 8.38 crores in Guwahati and Dimapur

11.05.2022- DRI seized 61.50 kgs of Gold of foreign origin valued at Rs. 32.5 crores at IGI Airport New Delhi

10.05.2022- DRI seized 62 kg of Heroin valued at Rs 434 crores at IGI Airport New Delhi

06.05.2022- DRI seized 5.80 kgs of Gold of foreign origin valued at Rs. 3.10 crores at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Airport Mumbai.

05.05.2022- DRI seized 5.2 kgs of Gold of foreign origin valued at Rs. 2.78 crores in Lucknow.

01.05.2022- DRI seized 8 kg of Heroin valued at Rs. 80 crores at Hyderabad International Airport.

DRI Seizures

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DRI Events

Union Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurates DRI’s 64th Founding Day Celebrations on 4th December 2021

20th India Nepal DG level talks on extending cooperation to each other in the areas of customs wildlife and other cross border issues held on 19th April 2021.

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Reward Scheme

The Directorate of Revenue intelligence appreciates and encourages information provided by the informers. The inputs by the conscientious citizens of the country helps DRI to prevent the illegal import and commercial frauds, which otherwise are detrimental to the economy of our country. To appreciate and encourage the citizens, monetary reward based on the value of the confiscated goods and penalty realised. The extent of reward depends upon the specificity and accuracy of the information, the risk and trouble undertaken, the extent and nature of the help rendered by the informer, whether information gives clues to persons involved in smuggling, or their associates etc. In exceptional cases the reward to the informers can be as high as 20% of the value of confiscated goods and penalty realised. However, the informer is discouraged from submitting any false information, which is liable to prosecution. The reward is disbursed only after conclusion of adjudication/ appeal/revision proceedings. The final reward is determined on the basis of the net sale proceeds of goods seized/confiscated (if any) and/or the amount of additional duty/fraudulently claimed Drawback recovered plus penalty/fine recovered.

DRI Offices

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Mahatma Gandhi Marg, IP Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110002

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