The Sri Lankan male, aged 28Y from Colombo-2 was arrested by the customs staff at the departure lounge this morning.
He had in his possession 1,187 Dirhams, 311 US$ and Rs. 19,60,170.00 which was a combined value of Rs. 20,48,110.00.
The passenger had concealed the money in his baggage and had attempted to smuggle it out to Dubai. (Colombo Gazette)