Gold smuggling attempt in India foiled Lankan arrested

He claimed that his friend had asked him to handover the suitcase to a contact outside the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) for a commission of Indian Rs. 10,000. Indian customs officials have arrested a 24-year-old Sri Lankan national and recovered three gold wires weighing 511 grams concealed in the lining of his suitcase.Inshaf Mohammed confessed that he was a trader of ready-made garments, who used to come to Bengaluru to pick up goods and sell it in Sri Lanka, The Hindu newspaper reported. read more