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Over 5kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

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MNA National Desk: Customs officials at the Dhaka airport have detained a passenger in possession of gold bars weighing over 5 kg. As many as nine gold bars were found with 48-year-old Abdur Razzak, who landed Dhaka at 1:30am on Saturday on Malaysian Airlines flight, said Customs Assistant Commissioner HM Ahsan Kabir. The gold bars were found after searching the body of Razzak, Customs Assistant Commissioner said to the reporters. He said they have seized five gold bars weighing 1 kg each and four weighing 100 grams each. The estimated market value of the confiscated gold is around Tk 27 ...

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Man held with 5 kg gold bars at Shahjalal Airport

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MNA National Desk: Customs officials have detained a passenger with gold bars weighing about five kilograms at Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Sunday. The passenger, identified as Zahirul Islam, was detained with gold worth around Tk. 24 million at about 11:00pm. He reached Dhaka from Dubai. Acting on secret information, customs officials searched Jahirul while crossing the the Green Channel zone and found 42 gold bars hidden in his underwear. Customs Assistant Commissioner AKM Ahsanul Kabir confirmed media about the matter. The estimated value of the seized gold bars is Tk 2.40 crors, he added. Jahirul was handed ...

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