Customs officials arrested a man with 30 gold bars from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Tuesday afternoon.
The arrestee is identified as Nazrul Islam.Dhaka Customs House sources said a flight of QR-638 from Qatar landed around 5:00 pm at the airport.
Tipped-off, a team of law enforcers led by Assistant Director of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Abu Hanif Mohammad Abdul Ahad conducted operation and arrested the man along with 30 gold bars.
The seized gold bars is worth Tk 2 crore 32 lakh.
The detained passenger was handed over to the Airport police station, sources said.