Bulgarian tourists arrested and deported from the Seychelles to India


Two Bulgarian nationals on a holiday trip to Seychelles from Mumbai are being sent back to India after Seychelles authorities found a video camera with a number of CCTV footage of various ATM kiosks, supposedly to be in south Mumbai, with them, DNA India reported.

The Mumbai police suspect that the duo might be part of an international gang instrumental in siphoning off money from ATM machines through skimming devices.

According to a police officer, the Bulgarian nationals were detained by Seychelles officials on Monday after their movements were found to be suspicious.

The Seychelles authorities, while frisking the two, came across a small device that turned out to be a video camera.

Once Seychelles authorities detained them, they informed the immigration authorities at the international airport in Mumbai, who then requested their deportation, and informed the Mumbai crime branch.