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2 passengers held with 3kg gold at Dhaka airport

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 15th October, 2022 12:25:30 PM
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2 passengers held with 3kg gold at Dhaka airport

Customs, APBN and NSI in a joint drive arrested two airways passengers and recovered 3kg gold from their possession.

This is an incident of gold smuggling hours into BGB seizure of 5kg gold from smugglers in Sharsha of Jashore Friday night.

The arrestees are Sumon, 41, and Amun Ar Rashid, 21, hailing from Brahmanbaria.

They boarded a plane which took off from Dubai and landed in Dhaka airport yesterday.

Estimated value of the gold is Tk 2.50 crore.

Customs applied to Airport Police Station for registering a case against the arrestees who failed to produce any valid document to justify the gold.