Kashyap Kantilal, who landed at the airport through Air Arabia from UAE, was arrested during an immigration check, police said.
The confiscated gold jewelries include two chains weighing half kilogram each and a half kilogram bangle which Kantilal was wearing when he was under control, said Narayan Sapkota, Chief of the Airport Custom.
Kantilal is suspected to have been involved in the smuggling of gold previously. He has been sent into custody and the investigation was underway, added Sapkota. RSS