Friday, 29 September, 2023

BGB seizes 3kg gold in Jashore

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh seized 26 gold bars weighing about 3 kilograms in Jashore's Chaugachha upazila on Monday.

According to a BGB press release, tipped off that gold would be smuggled to India through the border, a BGB team took position in Kabilpur area around 9 am.

Sensing their presence, the smugglers fled the scene leaving a packet wrapped with a towel, the release said.

Later, the law enforcers recovered the gold from the packet worth more than Tk 3 crore, it added.

A case was filed at Chougachha police station in this regard and the process of depositing the seized gold bars in the Jashore treasury is under process.