The Customs officials during search seized a cylindrical gold bar from the passenger which was wrapped with adhesive tapes from his rectum, they said.
The passenger, a resident of Delhi had arrived from a Bangkok flight this morning.
The smuggled gold bar was valued at Rs 9,29,250, the officials said.
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