Hirunews Logo
Attempt+to+smuggle+in+7.8kg+of+gold+thwarted+at+BIA
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 - 11:57
Attempt to smuggle in 7.8kg of gold thwarted at BIA
5,022

Views

Customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport, apprehended two Sri Lankan women, while trying to smuggle 7.8kg of gold items into the country.

The estimated value of the gold was Rs. 40 million. The suspects, residents of Colombo, had arrived in the country from Dubai at around 5am today (13).

One of them was a Real Estate Consultant, the Customs Media Spokesperson Sunil Jayaratne said. He said the apprehension was made on the intelligence gathered by the Customs Narcotic Control Unit.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
5,468 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
24,815 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
12,077 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
33,142 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
821 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
72,899 Views
Top