NEW DELHI: Famous singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan was stopped at the IGI airport on Sunday evening by revenue intelligence sleuths for allegedly carrying a huge amount of undeclared foreign currency.
Rahat, arrived on a flight from Karachi and was intercepted by personnel from Directorate of Revenue Intelligence acting on some prior information, official sources said.
They said the singer was carrying around 124000 dollars which he did not declare to the immigration authorities. Two other persons accompanying him have also been detained, the sources said.
Khan is being questioned and the amount of the money is being ascertained, they said.