3 smugglers held with 9.33kg gold in city


Members of Detective Branch of police arrested three members of a gold smuggling gang along with 9.33 kilograms of gold from Airport road in the city on Wednesday night, UNB reports.

The identities of the arrestees could not be known immediately.

Tipped off, a team of DB North conducted a drive in the area and arrested the trio along with a car and the consignment of gold, said a SMS sent by DB police on Thursday morning.