Breaking News

Currency smuggler in Customs net

A Chinese national who tried to smuggle foreign currency was arrested by Customs officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport. The suspect was arrested on a tip off. The suspect was arrested while attempting to smuggle out foreign currency valued at Rs.11.5 million to Singapore.

The suspect, who was on tourist visa, had in his possession 100,000 currency bills of Singapore Dollars.

He was released after the Customs seized the currency.