Padma Bridge project's stolen construction materials seized, 7 held
Published : Thursday, 7 March, 2019 at 1:33 PM Count : 455
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), in a raid in Munshiganj district, have recovered some stolen construction materials of Padma Bridge project.
During the raid, the elite force also nabbed seven suspected members of a thief gang.
RAB-11, CPC-1 Commander police superintendent M Enayet Hossain Mannan said the drive was conducted in Lauhajang upazila, Mawa and its adjoining areas from 8pm on Wednesday till 1am on Thursday.
They RAB members seized two sea boats, 25 tons rod, 500 liter fuel oil, angles, other construction materials and Tk 20,000 in cash.
The RAB Commander said that information about the detainees was gathering. If anyone found innocent would be freed.
He said that army personnel involved in the construction works on March 3 alleged that a racket engaged in pilfering the construction materials.