Kasargod, Jul 14: A passenger who was bound for Doha was arrested at the Kannur International Airport near here on Friday for allegedly carrying hashish, worth Rs 7 lac in the market.

The arrested passenger is identified as Ajas Valiyaballath.

When the CISF personnel checked the person, he was found carrying 210 grams of hashish in his pelvic area. When they checked him further intensely, they were shocked to find 690 grams of hashish hidden in the soles

The passenger Ajas, who is a resident of Thyatheru was travelling from Kannur to Doha. He has been handed over the Narcotics Control Bureau for further investigation.