Man carrying 1 kg gold inside stomach arrested

Wednesday 21st September 2022 07:23 EDT

A passenger from Dubai, carrying four capsules with over a kilogram of gold inside his stomach, was arrested at Kerala's Karipur airport. The accused has been identified as Naufal (36), a native of Variamkode in Malappuram district of the state. Naufal arrived at the Karipur airport from Dubai. He tried to smuggle 1.063 kg of gold by concealing it in four capsules in his stomach. The police carried out a thorough inspection of his body and luggage, but failed to recover the gold. After this, he was taken to a private hospital and was subjected to a detailed medical examination. An X-ray of his body revealed four capsules containing gold inside his stomach.

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