Man held with 3.7kg gold at Dhaka airport

Sun Online Desk

13th August, 2020 01:29:01 printer

Man held with 3.7kg gold at Dhaka airport

Customs officials detained a man with 3.7kg gold from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday morning.

The arrestee was identified as Almas Ali.

Assistant Commissioner of Customs (B-Shift) Solaiman Hossain confirmed the matter to media.

Solaiman Hossain said acting on a tip-off, the officials challenged Almas as he was crossing the green channel of the airport after he reached at the airport on a BG-148 flight from Dubai.

They scanned his luggage and found the gold worth Tk 2.22 crore hidden inside a mixer machine, he added.

A process in underway to take legal action against him, he said.