BMW-X5 SUV with British number plate seized at Banani

DHAKA, Jan 18, 2017 (BSS) - Customs intelligence on Tuesday night seized a BMW-X5 SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) worth about Taka 3.5 crore from a house at Banani in the city.

"The expensive vehicle with British number plate (YF-05PVT) was seized from a basement of a house titled Akashpradip, road no-25, house no-46 at Banani last night on charges of evading tax," a customs intelligence official said.

"The SUV, which was imported under carnet advantage in 2011, and was not handed over despite several notices issued upon completion the period of advantage," he said, adding that the chassis number of the vehicle is WBAFA-12010W06882, 3000CC, MFG-Year-2005, black color.

Mohammad Mohsin Alam is the owner of the SUV, he also said.

A legal action was taken to this end.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)