Malappuram: Customs seized smuggled gold worth lakhs from Karipur airport. One person was arrested in the incident.
Shaju, a native of Meppadi, Wayanad, was arrested. He was caught by customs while trying to escape from the airport with the gold. He tried to smuggle gold by hiding it inside the body. Gold in the form of capsules. Three capsules were seized from him.
The gold was found after being taken into custody on the basis of suspicion. Customs said that 797 grams of gold was recovered from him.