Police arrested a suspected gold smuggler in possession of 15 kg of yellow metal from Bhagawati Bahal, Naxal of the Capital on Saturday.
The Metropolitan Police Crime Division identified the suspect as Pachheng Khamba, who is said to be a resident of Bouddha.
The arrest was made at around 5:30 pm this evening.
The MPCD said they are looking into the case.
The haul fetches more than Rs 66 million in local market.