Hirunews Logo
Businessman+Held+With+Foreign+Currency+At+BIA
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 - 15:59
Businessman Held With Foreign Currency At BIA
28

Shares
3,404

Views

A 55-year-old Sri Lankan gem businessman was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) when he was detected having in his possession Rs.6.1 million worth of foreign currency this morning, Customs media spokesman Leslie Gamini said.

He said the businessman was a resident of Galle and that the arrest was made at the Departure Lounge while awaiting a flight to Singapore.

Mr. Gamini stated that the foreign currency consisting of Euros 38530 valued at Rs.6, 121,224.00 was hidden in the suspect’s underwear.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
573 Views
466 Views
3,392 Views
8,676 Views
12,236 Views
53,814 Views
Top