A man has been arrested for allegadly trying to smuggle one kilogram of gold hidden in his rectum.

Airport smuggler

Airport smuggler

The 24-year-old passenger - travelling from Dubai to Delhi - was accused have hidden nine gold bars, according to the Customs department at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport.

It's said the man was intercepted upon his arrival on Monday (17.09.18), where he was subject to a detailed baggage examination and personal search.

According to the department, the bars - valued at around £33,500 - were seized, while the passenger has been arrested.