गृहपृष्ठ ∕ Nepal ∕ Man held with 500 grams gold at TIA Nepal Man held with 500 grams gold at TIA KathmanduPati January 21, 2024 File Photo KATHMANDU – The Tribhuvan International Airport Customs Office arrested a man earlier today along with half kilogram of gold. Khagendra Darji of Jhapa district had arrived home from Doha of Qatar this afternoon carrying 499 grams of illegal gold. Chief of TIA Customs Office Dr Tokraj Pandey confirmed that Darji, who had smuggled gold in the form of liquid substance, was arrested this afternoon acting on a tip-off. Darji had landed at TIA from Doha on an aircraft of Himalaya Airlines. The officials are working to ascertain whether Darji himself brought the gold or carried it for others working as an agent. Write your comments RELATED NEWS President inaugurates consecration of ‘Muktinath Mahaghanta’ at Panchakot Nagarjun violence: Man suspected of killing self after murdering three… KMC’s edict to evacuate Lalita Niwas area Snowfall in Bajura Two killed,16 injured in jeep accident Earthquake rattles Bajhang Top Headlines Nepal, India sign long-term agreement on electricity export, materializing MoU reached during PM’s visit1 NC, Maoist Centre discuss about NA election2 Govt. forms former-judge Poudel led probe commission to investigate Balkumari incident3 Dhakal recommended as SC chief registrar4 1.3 kilos of gold confiscated from TIA5 Manpower agency owner arrested for cheating more than Rs 1.9 million6 President expresses concern over ’emptying’ villages for lack of employment opportunities7 PM Dahal stresses on developing innovative agricultural system8 TRENDING Pathao, Tootle resume ride sharing services after authorities relax lockdown What Makes Prithivi Narayan Shah a Philosopher and a Truly Democratic King? A phone call that paved the way for RAW Chief’s visit to Nepal What role has the Nepal Army been playing in controlling the coronavirus? National Poet Madhav Prasad Ghimire no more Lockdown 2.0: What the Government should do this time around Impact of Social Media on Nepalese Society This time’s Teej, social distancing please!