80 gold bars seized at Sylhet Airport
16 November 2016, Nirapad News: Customs officials seized 80 gold bars weighing 9.3 kgs from a flight at MAG Osmani International Airport here this morning.
Assistant commissioner (Immigration) Sazzad Hossain of Airport Customs said a flight ‘BG-228’ of Bangladesh Biman Airlines from Abu Dhabi landed at the airport at around 6.20 am.
Tipped-off, a team of customs officials launched a drive in the flight and seized the 80 gold bars kept hidden under a seat, he added.
None was arrested in this connection, the customs official said.