Man was arrested with 14 gold bars measuring 1. 633kg from Kashipur border in Phulbari upazila of Kurigram on Friday.
The arrestee is identified as Rabiul Islam, 30, son of Mozibar Rahman hailing from Dharmapur village under Phulbari upazila of Kurigram.
According to sources, commander of Lalmonirhat 15-BGB initiated a raid based on intelligence report and thwarted an attempt to smuggle out gold bars.
Estimated value of the seized gold is Tk 1,40,00,000.