Muscat: An expat has been arrested after 61 capsules of morphine were found inside his body, the Royal Oman Police announced on Monday.
The expat was arrested at Muscat International Airport, officials revealed, in what is now the third such case in two weeks.
According to the Royal Oman Police, "An Asian national was arrested on charges of possessing narcotic drugs for the purpose of trafficking. 61 capsules of morphine were found inside him."
On Sunday, police said an expat was arrested with 50 heroin capsules inside him, while another expat was arrested on October 25 with 60 heroin pills in his body.