Chinese woman arrested at Delhi airport for smuggling 2 kg gold

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New Delhi, July 10: A Chinese woman was arrested by customs officials at the Delhi airport for allegedly trying to smuggle gold worth around Rs 61 lakh into the country.

The passenger was intercepted after her arrival from Hong Kong on Friday, a statement issued on Tuesday by the customs said.

Her baggage search resulted in the recovery of two gold bars weighing 2 kg and having a market value of Rs 61 lakh, it said, adding that the Chinese national was arrested.