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  • Gold Smuggling in Dhaka and Chattogram Airports

    Nearly 6kgs gold seized from Dhaka, Chattogram airports

    Almost six kilogrammes of gold were seized from Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport and Chattogram’s Shah Amanat International Airport.

  • Gold smuggling in Bangladesh

    23.4kg gold seized from Biman plane

    The Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate officials recovered some 200 gold bars weighing about 23.4kg from two toilets of a Bangladesh Biman Airlines aircraft at Shah Amanat International Airport in the port city yesterday.

  • Gold smuggling in Bangladesh

    23.4kg gold seized at Chattogram airport

    Officials of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) recover 200 gold bars weighing 23.4 kilogrammes from the toilets of a Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram.

  • Customs officials detain a Chinese national on charge of smuggling in 48 gold bars at Dhaka airport

    2 Chinese men held with 11kg gold at airport

    Two Chinese men have been arrested at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on charges of trying to smuggle 96 gold bars weighing about 11kg into the country yesterday.

  • Customs officials detain a Chinese national on charge of smuggling in 48 gold bars at Dhaka airport

    Another Chinese national held with 48 gold bars at Dhaka airport

    Customs officials detain two Chinese nationals in separate incidents with 48 gold bars each at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.

  • Gold Smuggling from Dhaka Airport

    15kg gold found at Dhaka airport

    Customs intelligence recovers 48 gold bars, weighing over 15 kilogrammes, at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka.

  • Gold bars hidden in solar panels

    To the naked eye, the two items are just rechargeable solar home systems, costing only a couple of thousands.

  • Gold Smuggling at Dhaka Airport

    Gold bars found in Solar home system batteries

    The customs officials crush two batteries with a hammer to discover 48 gold bars which were hidden inside.

  • Gold Bars Seized at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport

    10kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

    Customs officials seized 10 gold bars weighing around 10kgs at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.

  • Malaysian passport holder held with 7 gold bars at Dhaka Airport

    Malaysian man held at airport with 7kg gold

    A Chinese origin Malaysian national was held with seven gold bars, weighing around 7kg, at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Sunday night.

  • Carriers held, hunt on for masterminds

    All it took was a phone call from India to Bangladesh and the process of smuggling 43kg gold, worth Tk 18 crore, began.

  • Bangladesh's Gold Smuggling

    6 held with 14kg gold

    The Rapid Action Battalion on Sunday arrested six alleged members of a gold smuggling gang with 120 gold bars, weighing around 14kg, on two buses on Dhaka-Sylhet Highway in Narsingdi.

  • 75kg gold seized in Benapole

    Members of Border Guard Bangladesh in separate raids seized 635 pieces of gold bars, weighing around 75kg, and arrested three suspected smugglers, including a woman, from bordering Narkelbaria and Shikri areas yesterday.

  • Gold Smuggling in Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport

    9kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

    Customs officials seizes 80 gold bars weighing 9.28 kilogrammes from a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka early today.

  • gold bars seized at Dhaka airport

    43 gold bars found from air passenger’s undergarments

    All the gold bars were hidden in an ingenious way inside his undergarments until he is caught red-handed by customs intelligence officials at Dhaka airport.

  • Gold Smuggling in Bangladesh

    Japanese held with 11kg gold at Dhaka airport

    A Preventive Team of Dhaka Custom House arrests a Japanese national along with 11 kilogrammes of gold from a flight of Regent Airways at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka.

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