Published on: Thursday, October 13, 2016
Customs has seized 2.8 kilograms of Cocaine from Bolivian female passenger and 840 grams of Heroin from Maldivian male passenger who arrived on 26 September 2016 and 10 October 2016 respectively via Emirates Airlines.
Customs officers at airport found both passengers to be of suspicious behavior which led to an initial interception. With questioning and further examination, officers found narcotics and psychotropic substances concealed in their luggage.
These two passengers along with the seized drugs were handed over to Maldives Police Service for further investigation....read more