The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested a man along with a touchstone idol in Raninagar upazila of Naogaon on Thursday morning.
The arretee is identified as Amjad, son of Hitulla Peda of the area.
According to press release, acting on a tip off, a team of RAB-12 raided a house of Badal Mia at Ward no 9 of Barigachha union this morning and recovered the idol.
It added the idol, weighed about 190 kg, worth several crores of taka.
The detainee has been handed over to Raninagar Police Station.