A Sri Lankan national was arrested for smuggling precious stones worth Rs. 9.5 lakh in his rectum at the Chennai airport on Monday, customs officials said. The officials searched Mohammad Safavi Mohammad Safwan who arrived in Chennai from Srilanka by flight UL121 on Monday and found that he concealed four diamonds weighing 40 cents and 30 precious stones weighing 174 carats in his rectum. Further investigations are on.

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