Man held with foreign currency at Dhaka airport

Staff Correspondent

22 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Members of Armed Police Battalion (APBn) on Saturday arrested a man at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in the capital for possessing currency notes of 46 countries.

The arrestee is identified as Mintu Mia,35, hailing from Rupganj in Narayanganj.

Alamgir Hossain, additional superintendent of police (ASP-operations and media) of APBn at HSIA, said Mintu was arrested from gate number-2 around 3:30pm.

He used to cheat people in name of giving dollar in exchange of taka, the ASP said.