One held with 80 gold bars at Shah Amanat...

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One held with 80 gold bars at Shah Amanat

 Chattogram Correspondent

 Published: 03:43 PM, 9 October 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Customs Intelligence officials detained a civil aviation employee with 80 gold bars at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram on Saturday morning. 

The detainee was identified as Belal Uddin, 40, a security official at the airport. He was carrying the gold bars weighing nine kilograms in a polythene bag. 

AKM Sultan Mahamud, a deputy commissioner of CIID, confirmed the information, saying they detained Belal for his suspicious movement and found the gold bars worth TK 4 crore.

He was later handed over to police and the seized gold was kept in the custody of customs, he added.