DHAKA, A Dhaka court today sent two traffic
helpers of Biman Bangladesh Airlines in a case lodged over seizure of around
four kilograms of gold bars at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on July
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Shahinur Rahman passed the order as police
produced accused Emdad Hossain and Abdur Rahim before court after end of
their fiveday remand.
The court on July 14 placed the duo on fiveday remand.
Airport Armed Police Battalion members detained them at around 1.45 pm
on July 13 as traffic helper Emdad with the help of Rahim collected the gold
bars from cargo goods brought here Thai Airline flight TG 321. They were
trying to smuggle the gold bars out of the airport.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)