A woman carrying 14 gold bars weighing 1.37kg in her rectum was arrested at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on early Saturday.
Nilufer Yasmin, the arrestee, came to Dhaka on a flight of Thai Lion Air from Bangkok around midnight.
A team stopped her at the green channel acting on a tip-off, said assistant commissioner of Customs Sulaiman Saif, UNB reported.
During interrogation, she confessed that she was carrying gold bars in her rectum.
Later, the gold worth around Tk 7 million (70 lakh) were recovered and she was handed over to police.
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