Customs Intelligence officials have detained a passenger with 130 gold bars from Hazrat Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram.
The detainee was identified as Mohammad Joynal.
According to sources, Joynal landed at the airport on an Air Arabia flight from Sharjah of United Arab Emirates in the morning.
Acting on a tip-off, customs officials challenged him and conducted a search of his luggage and found 130 gold bars in his suitcase.
Weighing of the gold bars may be around 15kg.