The Airport Security Force foiled a money laundering attempt Thursday morning at the Lahore airport. It arrested a couple trying to smuggle foreign currency to Bangkok.
According to sources in the ASF, $44,000 and Australian $3,000 were recovered from the couple. They money was in their bags.
Travelling with their kids, they were going to board TG-346, a Thai Airways flight to Bangkok.
The couple has been handed over to the Customs department for further investigation, the sources said.