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12:00 AM, April 22, 2012 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, April 22, 2012


Contraband goods recovered

A huge quantity of contraband goods, including Indian medicines, saris and three pieces worth Tk 2 crore were recovered from a godown at Bhomra land port in Sadar upazila Friday afternoon. Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) sources said, the goods were bought from India hiding those inside a consignment of imported onions. Acting on a tip-off, a task force team searched the godown owned by Sabur Ali of Satkhira town. Sabur Ali told this correspondent that Sayeed Hossain of village Laxmidari and Ershad Ali of the same village rented his godown about two week ago. However, despite repeated attempts over cell phone Sayeed and Ershad could not be contacted for their comment.

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