COX'S BAZAR, May 27: Law enforcers on Wednesday arrested eight human traffickers from different parts of Cox's Bazar.
Those arrested were identified as Noor Hafez, involved in money transfer, Hasan Sharif, a Dhaka-based trafficker, Kala Miah, Shamsul, and Shafi.
A Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) team arrested Noor and Hasan from Kodaibari village of Sadar upazila here on Tuesday, said Major Ziaur Rahman, Commanding Officer of RAB-7.
"Tk 2 lakh in cash and nine mobile phone sets were seized from them," RAB said.
When asked, Teknaf Police Station officer-in-charge Ataur Rahman Khandakar said the police arrested three others considered as listed traffickers from Leda village under the upazila around 9:45am.