5kg of smuggled gold busted at the BIA

3 suspects were arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport today along with a stock of gold worth over Rs 50mn.

The Police narcotics bureau arrested the suspects at the exit terminal of the airport. The suspects were in possession of 5kg of gold at the time of the arrest.

According to the Police, the suspects are residents of Colombo and Galle. Further investigations are being conducted by the Police.