A 49-year-old individual from Kochchikade was arrested at the Arrival Lounge of the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning while trying to smuggle in 4 gold biscuits valued at Rs.2 million.

Customs said the gold biscuits had been concealed in the suspect’s baggage. The suspect had arrived in the country from Singapore.

After Customs Inquires were concluded, the gold biscuits were forfeited and the suspect was imposed a fine of Rs.50,000.