Three (03) fans made out of the feathers of Peacock ( Paro cristatus)were detected while attempting to bring in to Sri Lanka from India concealed in passenger baggage violating the Customs Ordinance read with Fauna and Flora Protection Ordinance.
|Texture / Material||Wine containing snakes|
|Description||Snake Wine is an alcoholic beverage produced by infusing whole snakes in rice wine grain alcohol. These snake wine was Detected while attempt to illegally export to Germany|
|Detecting Officer(s)||On information from staff of Airport and Aviation Security|
|Place||Bandaranayaka International Airport - Departure terminal|
|Offence||Violation of Customs Ordinance , Flora and Fauna protection Ordinance (Attempt to export prohibited items).|
|Result||Forfeited and suspect was severely warned|
Stuffed Golden Pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus) detected while concealed in personal baggage in order to smuggle in to Sri Lanka illegally violating Customs Ordinance read with Fauna and Flora Ordinance.
Rhinoceros horns only consist with Keratin and are sold in the black market for ornamental and traditional medicinal purposes
This was detected while attempting to export to Thailand concealed in passenger baggage violating the Customs Ordinance read with Fauna and Flora Protection Ordinance in year 2008. (Customs Case Number BIA/CASE/201/2008)
Detecting Officers: Mr.G.W.A.W.PIyasumana (ASC), Mr.T.Senathilake (ASC)