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Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 19:26
Wallapatta worth 30 million and gold worth 10 million seized at Katunayake customs.-Video
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The Airport Customs Officials seized 20.85 million rupees worth agar wood also known as Wallapatta, while two Chinese nationals were attempting to smuggle them to Shanghai today.

The two Chinese men had concealed the 38 kilograms of agar wood in their traveling bags.

Meanwhile 2 kilograms of gold smuggled from Bangkok were also seized by the Custom officials at the Katunayake Airport this morning.

Customs Director and Media Spokesman Lesley Gamini told our news team the two smugglers have been identified as residents of Kandy and Akurana.

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