9kg gold seized from Biman flight | 2018-03-22 | daily-sun.com

9kg gold seized from Biman flight

Staff Correspondent     22 March, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Customs officials seized 80 gold bars weighing 9.28 kilogrammes from an aircraft of Biman Bangladesh airlines at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the city on Wednesday.

“Acting on a tip-off, a team of customs conducted a drive at flight BG 248, which arrived at the airport from Dubai,” said a customs official.

“Later, we found the 80 gold bars in an abandoned condition inside a toilet of the aircraft,” he added.

None was held in this connection. The estimated price of the seized gold is around Tk 5 crore.