RAB detained nine members of a smuggling circle from Chattogram Shah Amanat International Airport with gold, foreign cigarettes, mobile phones, laptops and some other foreign products.
RAB-7 media officer Mahmudul Hasan Mamun said they were detained on Thursday morning from the check post outside the airport.
The detainee are, Md Rashidul Karim, 22, Md Harun, 35, Md Sajjad Mohesh, 27, Ali Hossain, 42, Abdul Azim, 26, Abdullah Al Mamun, 25, Shahab Uddin, 28, Md Nazim Uddin 35, Abul Kalam 42.
Md Mashkur Rahman, operation officer of RAB 7 said, "They were flying in from UAE in a flight of Biman Bangladesh airlines. They were being monitored for a long time as they go abroad 3-4 times in a month. Today we deatined them while they were leaving the airport."