Dubai seizes 215 pieces of ivory

By Indo Asian News Service | Sunday, November 11, 2012 | 8:36:05 PM IST (+05:30 GMT) Comment 0 Comment

Dubai, Nov 11 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Customs has seized 215 pieces of ivory hidden in 40 boxes containing green beans.

Dubai, Nov 11 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Customs has seized 215 pieces of ivory hidden in 40 boxes containing green beans.

The ivory, seized at Jebel Ali port, is worth 15 million dirhams ($408,396). The consignment was sent from an African country, according to the customs authorities.

--IANS/WAM

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