A 25-year-old Kenyan woman who smuggled cocaine dissolved in two whiskey bottles she was carrying was arrested at the international airport in Delhi, a senior customs official said on Friday.
The accused was intercepted at the Indira Gandhi International Airport after her arrival from Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) on Thursday.
A detailed search resulted in the recovery of her two whiskey bottles with cocaine worth approximately 130,000,000 Indian Roupes, 738,556,527.80 Nigerian Naira dissolved in them, the official added.
The accused was arrested and the whiskey bottles containing cocaine were seized, he said.
“These two bottles were handed over to her at Nairobi airport.
She was supposed to hand over them to a person in Delhi,” PTI quoted the official as saying.
The passenger was produced before a local court that has sent her to 14 days’ judicial custody, he added.