Kasargod, Jul 4: The customs officers at the Kannur International Airport detained a man after they found him in smuggling of the gold.
Muhammed Mufeed, of Malppuram, is person detained. He arrived in the Kannur airport from Sharjah. He was carrying 926 gm of yellow metal, of which he had converted 731 gm into paste and stuffed it into his rectum.
However, he could not succeed in his effort as alert officials caught him and seized yellow metal. The gold is worth at Rs 24.87 lac.
A case stands listed against the Muhammed Mufeed. The customs officers and police are probing the case.