Tuesday, 26 November 2013 - 10:19
Another Indian arrested in Mumbai for smuggling gold from Colombo.
An Indian national was caught at the Mumbai international airport yesterday while trying to smuggle in a gold bar worth Indian 150 thousand rupees from Sri Lanka by concealing it in his rectum.
Acting on specific information, the middle-aged passenger, whose name has not been disclosed, was intercepted at the airport and presence of the metal was confirmed, after his body was scanned by a metal detector.
PTI reports that the passenger landed at the airport from Colombo about 2 AM yesterday, with 555 grams gold in the form of a bar.