HSIA cleaners honoured for their honesty

A Monitor Desk Report 06 May, 2017 | 4211 Views|-+
Dhaka: Md Nazibur Rahman, Senior Secretary, Internal Resources Department and Chairman, National Board of Revenue (NBR) honoured cleaners Abdul Qader and Almas Hossain on April 3 with crests and certificates for their honesty.

Dr Mainul Khan, Director General, Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate and Abdullah Al Mamun, Managing Director, US-Bangla Airlines were present on the occasion, among others, at Customs Intelligence head office.

The two cleaners found a suspicious packet underneath one of the seats on May 1 noon while “deep cleaning” the aircraft parked at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) and informed the higher authorities of US-Bangla Airlines.

The airline’s authorities notified Customs intelligence authority at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport and handed over the packet containing the smuggled gold to them.

When the packet was opened in front of all, 60 smuggled gold bars valued at about Tk 3.50 crore.

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