CHENNAI: Officials of the Dock Intelligence Unit of the Seaport Customs seized 1.87 lakh fake mobile phone batteries and 1.26 lakh pieces of duplicate cosmetics and toiletries of different brands.

The seized items were valued at Rs.3 crore.

C. Rajan, Commissioner of Customs, Seaport (Imports), said based on intelligence report, one imported consignment from China was intercepted at a container freight station near Manali.

Mr. Rajan said the importer had not filed the bill of entry even after 75 days of the arrival of the container.

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