Members of the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) have recovered 12 gold bars worth Tk 12 million from the Goga border area in Benapole upazila of Jessore, reports UNB.

Tipped off, a team of BGB-21 conducted a drive in the area and recovered 12 gold bars, each containing gold worth Tk 1 million, said Lieutenant Colonel Tanvir Ahmed, the commanding officer of BGB-21.

A case has been filed at Sharsha police station in this regard, he said, adding that a process is underway to submit the gold bars to the Jessore Treasury Office.