Chinese man arrested with Rs. 11.5 mn worth foreign notes

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A 25-year-old Chinese male had been arrested by the Customs at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), while attempting to smuggle out foreign currency bills worth Rs.11.5 million to Singapore yesterday.

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

The suspect was released after the Customs seized the Singapore Dollars 90,000 that he had in his possession.(T.K.G. Kapila)

  Comments - 4

  • ceylon Sunday, 10 December 2017 12:14 PM

    stupidland has no limit for stupid things.wellcome foreigners with money.thats what lanka need.otherwise lankans bring here moneyhouse maids . via DM Android App

    Tax Payer Sunday, 10 December 2017 02:51 PM

    Why was the guy released without further punishment?

    karthik Sunday, 10 December 2017 02:52 PM

    Hope he has come to invest in Hambanthota port.

    Hora Polis Sunday, 10 December 2017 10:08 PM

    So, Chinese are giving and taking.

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