Two Indian women arrested in Bangkok for smuggling live animals: Report

Two Indian women were arrested at Bangkok`s Suvarnabhumi Airport on charges of smuggling after 109 live animals were found in their luggage, media reports said. The wild animals were discovered following an x-ray of two suitcases of the women travelling to Chennai, CNN reported citing Thailand`s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation. The inspection of their luggage found two white porcupines, two armadillos, 35 turtles, 50 chameleons and 20 snakes. The suitcases belonged to two Indian women who were identified as Nithya Raja, 38, and Zakia Sulthana Ebrahim, 24.