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Madagascar: A French arrested with two gold bars hidden on him at Ivato airport




Madagascar: A French arrested with two gold bars hidden on him at Ivato airport
A young French citizen of Indian origin was arrested last Thursday at the international airport of Ivato in the capital Tananarive with two gold bars in his possession.
 
Carefully hidden in a secret compartment of his clothes, the two gold bars weighing 300 grams were seized by police in the Air and Frontier and the Malagasy customs.

The young man aged 20 years who was boarding a flight of Air Mauritius to Mumbai was caught when passing under a metal detector.

Customs and the Malagasy police specified that usually traffickers who try to leave illegally Madagascar gold bullion prefer to conceal their goods in their bags, according to the newspaper the Express of Madagascar.



Antso Rajaona


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