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Cigarette worth Tk 7.5 lakh seized at Chattogram airport

Cigarette worth Tk 7.5 lakh seized at Chattogram airport

Customs Intelligence officials along with the members of National Security Intelligence (NSI) on Tuesday detained a man along with 252 cartons of foreign cigarettes worth Tk 7.5 lakh from Hazrat Shah Amanat International Airport.

The detainee is Anisul Islam, a resident of Lohagarah upazila.

Tipped off, a Customs  Intelligence team challenged Anisul, who came from Dubai by a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines in the morning, said director of the airport Wing Commander Farhad Hossain Khan.

Later, they seized 252 cartons of cigarettes from his luggage.