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1 held with 2kg gold at Shahjalal airport

Star Online Report
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Customs officials detained a man along with three gold bars weighing 2.1 kilograms at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital last night.

On secret information, customs officials seized the gold bars from a hand bag of one Sujan when he was crossing the boarding bridge around 11:30pm, said Ruhul Amin, assistant commissioner of the airport customs.

Sujan came from Singapore by a flight of Tiger Airways, said the official said.

The price of the seized gold bars is around Tk 1 crore, he added.

Published: 11:52 am Monday, May 19, 2014

Last modified: 10:31 pm Monday, May 19, 2014

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