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Bangladesh police hunt for 2 statues stolen before an exhibition in Paris

Bangladesh police hunt for 2 statues stolen before an exhibition in Paris

Bangladesh asked Interpol on Tuesday to help trace two stolen 1,500-year statues that were supposed to be flown to an exhibition in France.
The terra-cotta statues of Vishnu, one of the most revered figures in the Hindu faith, were stolen late Sunday from a high-security cargo area at Dhaka's Zia International Airport in the capital, Dhaka, the government's cultural affairs adviser Ayub Quadri said.
The statues, insured for a total of US$65,000 (


Updated : 2021-03-04 15:32 GMT+08:00