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Huge smuggled goods seized in Joypurhat

Huge smuggled goods seized in Joypurhat

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in anti-smuggling drives seized huge quantity of smuggled goods worth more than Taka 12.24 lakh from different areas of the district during last 24 hours till this morning.
During the drives the BGB also arrested smuggler Gulzer Hasan, 35, son of late Moeen Uddin of west Basudebpur vilage under Hakimpur upazila of the district.Abu Sayed Mridha, assistant director of Joypurhat-3 Battalion, told BSS that different anti smuggling teams of BGB conducted the drives in different places of the district and seized Indian smuggled goods.The seized goods were 328 bottles of contraband phensidyl, 6 bottles of wine, 9 bottles of beer, 30 bottles of fake Horlicks, 240 Kgs of cumin seed, 10 Kgs of still goods, 9 pieces of sari, 77 pieces of shirt, 233 pieces of lady sweater and other goods recovered during the period.A case was filed in this connection and seized goods were deposited to Hili customs office, BGB sources said.BSS, Joypurhat