A 31-year-old female accountant was arrested by Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport early this morning while trying to smuggle in pieces of gold biscuits worth over Rs.50 million.

Sri Lanka Customs said the woman, a Sri Lankan national who is residing in Wattala, had arrived on a flight from Dubai.

She had tried to smuggle in 100 pieces of gold biscuits weighing 10 kilograms concealed in her person.