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Smuggler held with 10 gold bars in Benapole

BENAPOLE: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Tuesday detained a man along with 10 gold bars weighing over one kg at Goga border in Benapole upazila of Jashore, reports UNB.

The detainee was identified as Sakib, a resident of the upazila. Tipped off, a team of BGB-21 conducted a drive in the area and detained Sakib with the gold bars worth Tk 1 crore, said commanding officer of BGB-21 Lieutenant Colonel Tanvir Ahmed.

A case was filed at Sharsha Police Station in this regard, the commanding officer said.