Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested nine members of a smuggling gang from Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram on Thursday.
The arrestees are Md Rashidul Karim 22 Md Sajjad Mahesh 27 Md Ali Hossain 42 Abdul Azim 26 Abdullah Al mamun 25 Syed Nazim Uddin 35 Abul kalam 42 Sahabuddin 28 and Md Harun 35 hailing from different areas of Chattogram and Feni.
They arrived at the airport on a Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight from the United Arab Emirates.
Assistant Superintendent of Police Mahmudul Hasan media officer of Rab 7 said the smugglers were arrested from outside the main gate of the airport.
Rab also seized contraband gold huge amount of foreign cigarettes and other smuggled goods from them.
Source: United News of Bangladesh