Lahore (Staff Report): Customs officials thrashed a passenger at Allama Iqbal International Airport when he refused to pay duty on his luggage.

As per details, the customs officials asked passenger, Zubair Hussain, to pay duty on electronic items present in his luggage, however, the exchange of words unfortunately between the passenger and personnel turned into a brawl.

Hussain, who arrived from Muscat, said that the officials hit him as he turned down their request for a bribe.

However, the customs officials claimed that the passenger misbehaved with them.