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* Sri Lanka Customs arrests Indian national at Colombo airport with Rs. 19 million worth gold
Wed, Jul 11, 2018, 11:50 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 11, Colombo: Sri Lanka Customs at the Bandaranaike International Airport has arrested an Indian national attempting to smuggle in stock of gold biscuits and jewellery valued over Rs 19 million.

The 32-year-old suspect is a resident of Kerala State of India.

The stock of gold weighing 3 kilograms and 13 grams was concealed in a portable hydraulic car lift, the Custom officials said.

The value of the gold has been estimated to be Rs. 19,082,630.

 

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