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  4/22/2014, Nissan 22, 5774

Surgeons Remove 12 Gold Bars from Patient’s Stomach


A 63-year-old man presented with severe stomach pain and nausea at a New Delhi hospital. Surgeons opened the ailing man up, discovering 12 gold bars nestled in his belly.

The patient, whose name has not been released, allegedly smuggled the bars into India in order to evade customs taxes and duty. Each of the 12 bars weighed 33 grams