Customs Intelligence officials have detained a person with 10 gold bars weighing 1,160grams at Dhaka airport.
Md Abdul Monayem was detained when he arrived at the airport on a Bangladesh Biman flight from Chittagong on Monday.
Director General of the Directorate of Customs Intelligence Moinul Khan confirmed the matter.
Custom Intelligence officials said the gold bars were hidden in Monayem’s underwear.
They are estimating that the gold bars were handed over to Monayem from a passenger who came to Dhaka from Muscat.
The seized gold bars are worth Tk58 lakh.