Smuggler held with gold bars in Chuadanga
Published: 03:02 PM, 27 April 2018
A suspected smuggler was detained along with seven gold bars worth Tk 35 lakh in Damurhuda upazila of Chudanga.
Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive arrested him from a bus on Chuadanga-Darshana road at Kathaltala in the upazila on Friday morning.
The arrestee was identified as Shaheen Hossain Shaheen, 32, son of late Amir Uddin of Mirzapur upazila in Tangail district.
Imam Hasan, director of BGB-6, said acting on information, a team of BGB intercepted a ‘New Modern’ bus from Alamdanga around 6:30 am and arrested Shaheen along with the gold bars.
Later, seven gold bars were recovered after searching his body.
The arrestee was handed over to police. A case was filed against him with Damurhuda Model Police Station.