Businessman arrested with €30,000 in rectum

8 February 2016 11:27 am - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A 55-year-old Sri Lankan businessman was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport today when he attempted to smuggle Euro 30,000, Customs Spokesman Leslie Gamini said.

The businessman who was to board a flight to Singapore had concealed the currency, valued at Rs. 4,905,768, in his rectum, officials said. (Kalathma Jayawardhane)

  Comments - 8

  • Ceylonese Monday, 08 February 2016 06:42 PM

    I thought the rectum is the only safe place in Sri Lanka to hide your money nowadays from thieves. Now the customs have let out the secret.

    The God Father Monday, 08 February 2016 12:11 PM

    Imagine if he was female? would have taken all of MR assets in him.

    lankaman Monday, 08 February 2016 01:28 PM

    "Filthy Lucre" literally

    Sincere Monday, 08 February 2016 01:30 PM

    Beware! There can be the zica virus now on those Euro notes!

    banda Monday, 08 February 2016 01:31 PM

    you are a sexist.

    Sri Lankan Monday, 08 February 2016 01:35 PM


    Rohantha Monday, 08 February 2016 03:08 PM

    Who volunteered to count the money?

    Maya Monday, 08 February 2016 04:38 PM

    Now in prison he can learn some lesson on money laundering from the CSN bosses.

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