Customs officials detained a man with six kg gold in Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport early today.
Rakibul Hasan, was detained with 52 gold bars worth Tk 4 crore when he was crossing the green channel at the airport, says a press release.
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He arrived in Dhaka from Saudi Arabia on a Saudi Airlines flight that landed at the airport at 11:30pm yesterday.
The customs officials found the gold after searching his handbag, it added.