A black bag had been hidden underneath the foam of the seat. We recovered 40 gold biscuits from the bag,” said Customs House Preventative Team Assistant Commissioner Saiful Islam.
The gold was found aboard a US-Bangla Airlines flight from Singapore, which arrived in Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 8am on Monday.
“The total weight of the gold came to 4.64kgs. Its market value is close to Tk 3.2 million,” said the customs official.
Customs has found this Gold based on a tip and yet to arrest anyone over the incident. The investigation is continuing.