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Cigarette, gold bar recovered at Ctg airport

Staff Correspondent

12 October, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Officials of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) recovered 295 cartons of foreign cigarette and one gold bar from two passengers at Chattogram Shah Amanat International Airport on Friday.  

Sources said the passengers reached Chattogram by a flight of Air Arabia from Sharjah around 8:30am.

The CIID officials recovered the cigarette from luggage of a passenger and the gold bar searching body of another.

Market price of the cigarette and the gold bar would be around Tk 1237,500, said the sources. Filing of a case in this connection was under process, they added.