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11 gold bars seized at Benapole

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Staff  Reporter :
Customs Intelligence on Saturday arrested a woman passenger at Benapole Land Port for carrying 11 gold bars in her body.
Those secretly-hidden gold bars, weighing 2.75 kilogram worth
Tk 1.35 crore, were tied in her body.
Tipped-off, the Customs Intelligence made a drive and checked the passenger's body and identified her as Begum Roksana.
She was arrested at 9.00 am at the Port, said a press release.  
The arrested passenger is under investigation of Customs Intelligence while a case has been filed against her at Benapole Land Port Police Station.
Earlier on Friday, a passenger was arrested at the same Port with 5 gold bars tied in his body.   

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