Custom officials seize gold worth $ 50,859 from man’s rectum in southern India
May 26, 2023
Location Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad, southern India's Telangana. Date: 2023-05-26
In a shocking incident, the customs officials seized gold paste worth Rs 42 lakh (USD 50, 859) from a passenger’s rectum in southern India’s Telangana.
The incident took place in Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport on May 26.
As per reports, custom officials seized gold paste worth thousands of dollars during a search from a man’s rectum. As per information intercepted, the passenger was travelling from Muscat and had gold paste concealed in his rectum. Gold weighing 685.7 grams whose worth in Indian Rupees is 42,78,768 (USD 50,859) was successfully seized by the officials.
Further investigation on the matter is underway.