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19 gold bars seized at Satkhira border

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 25th August, 2022 06:10:57 PM
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Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 19 gold bars near Satkhira border on Thursday.

However, the smuggler managed to escape.

The gold bars weighing 1.679kg were captured as 33 Battalion of BGB raided Chaygharia playground area of Satkhira sadar upazila at 11:00am.

Tipped off, a patrol team of Boikari BOP of Border Guard Bangladesh seized the gold bars which were destined to be smuggled into India.

Estimated value of the seized gold bars is Tk 1,44,39,400, sources said.