The identity of the arrestee could not be known immdiately.
Deputy Commissioner (preventive) of Dhaka Customs House, Maruf Rahman Khan said a flight of EK-582 from Dubai landed around 8:20am.
A preventive team of Customs House stopped the passenger and recovered the gold bars from his possession acting on a tip-off.
The market value of the seized gold bars is Tk 5.175 crore.
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