Five Bangladeshi nationals have been arrested from Tribhuvan International Airport along with 1 kg 311 grams of gold, chain roll, ring, and Bangles.
Among the arrested are 30-year-old Tauhidul Tanvir, MD Yunus Ali, 50-year-old Sovan Talukdar, 25-year-old Jahidul Islam, and 37-year-old MD Mirazul Islam.
According to the police, 216 grams of gold were recovered from Tauhidul, 233 grams from Yunus, 100 grams from Sovan, 332 grams from Jahildul, and 430 grams from Mirajul.
He was on his way to Bangladesh from Dubai via Kathmandu on a Himalayan Airlines flight when the gold was found in his handbag at the Tribhuvan International Airport.
They have been sent to the Tribhuvan Airport Customs Office today for necessary investigation and action, according to the International Airport Security Office.