The case filed over stealing 55 kg gold from the vault of Customs House at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital has been transferred to Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).
Confirming the news, Additional Deputy Commissioner of DMP’s Uttara Division Touhidul Islam said the case has been transferred to DB as per the instruction of DMP Commissioner.
Asked about investigation updates, he said a number of persons were interrogated as of now, but none was arrested.
According to sources, the incident of gold theft came to the attention of the Dhaka Customs Department on Saturday (September 2). However, the matter was disclosed the following day.