Update December 8, 2015

Dhaka 11-17 pm, 25-October, 2020

18.1kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

Sumel Sarker

Gold bars

18.1kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

08 December 2015, Nirapad News: Members of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate seized 160 gold bars weighing 18.1 kg from a flight of Malaysian Airlines at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Monday night.

Airport sources said the flight landed at the airport around 8:56pm.

A team of the directorate launched a search at the aircraft after its passengers got down from it.

After the search that continued for around 1 hour, the gold bars were found hidden under a seat of the aircraft.

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