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Man held with firearms in Rajshahi


By BSS
Published : 11 Aug 2022 08:26 PM | Updated : 11 Aug 2022 08:26 PM

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-5), in an anti-crime drive, arrested an alleged top-listed firearms trader with two guns in the district last night.

The arrested person was identified as Amzad Ali, 31, son of late Mokbul Hossain of Raghurampur village under Puthiya upazila in the district, said RAB sources here this morning.

On a tip-off, a team of the elite force conducted a drive in Binodpur village under Bagha upazila around 9.30 pm and arrested the person.

The RAB team seized a foreign made pistol, a one-shooter gun, one magazin and two round bullets from his possession.

A case was filed with Bagha Police Station in this connection and the arrested person along with the seized firearms was handed over to the police this morning.