Indian arrested on charge of gold smuggling in Nepal: Police

The accused have been turned over to the airport's Customs Office for further investigation.

Indian arrested on charge of gold smuggling in Nepal: Police
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Two foreign nationals, one an Indian, were arrested in Nepal on charges of gold smuggling reported the police.

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They were taken into custody with almost a kilo (936 grams) of gold. Senior Superintendent of Police, Bhim Prasad Dhakal mentioned that they arrived at Tribhuvan International Airport from Dubai aboard Himalayan Airlines aircraft H9566.