To catch hold main persons of behind illegal import or exports of specified goods like narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances, precursor chemicals, controlled substances or their substituents, Gold, Silver, precious – semi precious stones, liquor, currency etc, the customs officers are authorised to put controlled delivery of such consignment. The customs officer can put tracking devices in the package so as to catch hold of entire gang operating such illegal imports. CBIC notified Controlled Delivery (Customs) Regulations, 2022
Notification No. 59/2022-Customs (N.T.) dated 12th July, 2022.