Three Sri Lankan individuals have been arrested by the customs arrival lounge at the Katunayake International Airport this morning.
The search commenced following a tip off recieved by the Security Officers of Airport and Civil Aviation authority.
Customs Spokesperson Leslie Gamini Stated that 2 parcles containing 20 pieces of gold slabs, weighing 2 Kilograms worth Rs. 10 Million was found hidden in a knee guard of an employee in a Duty Free shop.
The suspects had been arrested in connection for attempting to smuggle.
Investigations related to the incident are currently underway under the supervision of of Customs Superindentant.