Molten gold worth more than Rs 30 lakh was seized. The passenger arrived with a bald head in front of his hair and a wig on top of it with gold.
New Delhi: A man has been arrested for trying to smuggle gold under his wig. Customs officials have arrested a man who was traveling from Abu Dhabi to Delhi airport.
The gold worth over Rs 30 lakh was seized. The passenger arrived with a wig on top of his hair, which was then shaved in the shape of a bald spot and smelted with molten gold. A passenger who arrived in Delhi from Abu Dhabi was examined by customs on suspicion of misconduct. 630 grams of gold was seized from him. He tried to smuggle one packet of gold under the wig and two other packets in the rectum.