Man held with 2kg gold in Ctg airport
A man was held with two kilograms of gold hidden inside his socks at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong yesterday.
The detained, Jahangir Alam of Chittagong's Satkania upazila, arrived at the airport from the United Arab Emirates on an Air Arabia flight at 9:55am.
"His movement was suspicious. So, we searched him and found 16 gold bars inside the socks he was wearing," said Syed Mukaddes Hossain, assistant director of Chittagong Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate.
"The gold seized from him is worth around Tk 90 lakh," he added.