Benapole, June 12 -- A record quantity of goods was imported from India in the last three days (June 9 to 11) through Benapole Port leading to revenue increase, according to Customs sources.

At least 354 trucks entered with goods on Sunday, 445 trucks on Monday and 382 trucks till Tuesday noon, said Mamunur Rahman, Deputy Director of Benapole Port Authority.

This number was only 250 to 270 last year, Mamunur Rahman added.

He said also that the import increased due to the new guidelines from customs authority.

Benapole Sonali Bank Manager Rakibul Alam said the revenue collection was estimated Tk 11 crore on Sunday, Tk 12 crore on Monday and TK 8 crore till Tuesday noon.

In the current fiscal year, the total revenue collection of Benap...