96 gold bars seized at Ctg airport

Publish: 7:45 PM, April 9, 2019 | Update: 7:45:PM, April 9, 2019

CHATTOGRAM,  – Custom officials today seized 96 gold bars, weighing 9.400 kilograms, from a luggage at Shah Amanat International Airport here.

One Didarul Alam, hailing from Raozan upazila, was detained in this connection. Customs officials were taking preparation to file a case against him. Approximate market price of the gold is around Tk 6 crore, said customs
intelligence official Md Marufur Rahman.

Deputy Commissioner of the local Customs House Nuruddin Milon said the gold worth around Tk 6 crore was recovered from the luggage of Didarul Alam during scanning. He reached here from Dubai by a flight of Bangladesh Biman, Nuruddin added.