Man held with pistol in Bancharampur


Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-14) have arrested a terrorist with foreign pistol from Bancharampur upazila in Brahmanbaria on Monday.

Commander Rafiuddin Mohammad Jobair of RAB-14 Bhairab Camp confirmed the matter through a press release.

The arrestee was identified as Shukkur Ali, 46, son of late Fazlu Mia hailed from Pahariakandi area of the upazila.

Rafiuddin Mohammad Jobair said that acting on a tip-off, RAB members raided the Pahariakandi area. At that time, a foreign pistol with two rounds of bullets was recovered from Shukkur Mia's body.

Later, three bottles of whiskey were found from his house. A case was filed with Bancharampur Police Station in this connection.