Indian airport authorities literally struck gold when they spotted a man walking oddly — along with discovered he had about 2 pounds in bullion shoved into his rectum, according to a report.
The GoAir passenger arrived via Dubai on Tuesday at Kerala’s Kannur Airport, where he tried to avoid paying an 18 percent tax on his precious nuggets by smuggling them where the sun don’t shine, The National reported.
Officials at the Air Intelligence Unit mined the stash, worth about $60,000, via the unidentified smuggler’s butt, according to the news outlet.
Another passenger on the same flight was caught carrying more than 3 pounds of gold, though officials did not disclose if that will traveler had concealed that will the same way.
On Wednesday, customs agents seized just under a pound of gold via a passenger who landed in Kozhikode, also known as Calicut, on an Air Arabia flight via Sharjah inside United Arab Emirates.
The gold was hidden inside traveler’s underwear.
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