Gold Seized From Airport: 2 Held

Bhubaneswar: The officials of Air Intelligence unit of Customs Department seized gold worth Rs 22 lakh from a passenger at the Biju Patnaik International Airport today.
The Custom officials have detained two passengers for interrogation in this connection.
According to Sources, the gold bars weighing over 612 grams were concealed in the rectum of the one of the passengers.
On July 10, gold chains worth Rs 5.33 lakh was seized from a passenger, who had arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport from Bangkok by an Air Asia flight. The gold chains were found concealed beneath the passenger’s t-shirt collar.