Gem and gold worth Rs.64mn seized

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Custom Officials arrested a Sri Lankan gem exporter at the Bandaranaike International Airport today while attempting to smuggle gems and gold valued Rs. 64 million to Chennai. Pix by Nirmala Ferdinandus




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  • GG Bush Wednesday, 11 December 2013 05:35 AM

    Poor guy, he did not know that only for politicians this works

    tony Wednesday, 11 December 2013 05:47 AM

    WHY DIDNT HE TAKE A NOTE FROM A POLITICIAN TO PASS CUSTOMS. ONLY POLITICIANS DONT COME UNDER CUSTOMS OR OTHER STATUTORY REGULATIONS.

    Kondebendapucheena Wednesday, 11 December 2013 06:54 AM

    Gold Mine

    mike Thursday, 12 December 2013 06:19 AM

    Absolutely right - BUT still he can get by if he is ready to share the bulk with Gota - or anyone from Rajapakses brothers

    like the recent heroine catch

    dickie bird Wednesday, 11 December 2013 01:06 PM

    Customs have been asleep all these years.....

    Cobra Wednesday, 11 December 2013 07:35 AM

    All of a sudden a plethora of customs detection of gold smuggling. Something fishy here don't you think?

    Gem mine Wednesday, 11 December 2013 09:05 AM

    Can take to china but over our dead body to india...

    DEEN Wednesday, 11 December 2013 09:57 AM

    POOR GUY.
    HE SHOULD HAVE TAKEN A LETTER FROM THE PM OFFICE.

    Sylvia Haik Wednesday, 11 December 2013 11:41 AM

    It is inconceivable that this plethora of gold and gem smuggling started only of late. Were they once allowed to pass through with a nod and a wink?


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