Customs officers at the Kuwait International Airport have arrested an Indian for attempting to smuggle gold out of the country, reports Al-Anba daily. The gold was reportedly hidden neatly inside sanitary pipes. The contraband and the suspect have been referred to the Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh Police Station.
Meanwhile, customs officers at the Al-Nuwaiseeb border post have arrested a young Kuwaiti for attempting to smuggle whisky bottles into the country, reports Al-Shahed daily. The daily added the bottles were tied to the legs with the help of adhesive tape. When the officers became suspicious of the youth, they found nothing in the car and they asked him to step out of the car, they found he was unable to walk properly.
Source: Arab Times