Airport customs held a Malaysia returned passenger along with 3.8 kg of gold worth about Taka two crore at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport here this morning.
“We arrested one AKM Golam Kabir Shikder of Munshiganj from boarding bridge area of the airport and seized 3.8 kg of gold from his body around 11.30am, Assistant Commissioner of airport customs Julekha Khanom told BSS. The cost of the seized gold is Taka 2 crore, she also said.
Kabir, who visited Malaysia several times this year, came to Dhaka by a flight (102) of Malaysia Airlines this morning.
Filing of a case to this end is underway.