Oct 19, Colombo: An employee of the Katunayake Bandaranaike International Airport has been arrested with a stock of gold worth over Rs. 70 million.
The 48 gold biscuits found in the suspect's possession weighed more than 04 kilograms.
He was arrested today (19) while the gold concealed carefully was being taken out of the airport premises, Customs spokesman Sudaththa Silva said.
The gold stock has been confiscated and further investigations are underway.