Two Biman staff sent to jail

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

13.

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)