2 robbers with arms arrested
Two members of a dacoit gang were arrested along with arms by Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-8) on early Friday from North Labongola under Sadar Upazila of Barguna district.
The arrestees were identified as Md. Humayun Howlader, 36, a resident of Khajurtala village and Halim Gazi, 25, of Labangola under Sadar Upazila of the district.
Md. Tajul Islam, spokesman of RAB-8 informed it in a press conference at RAB-8 office on Friday noon.
He said on a tip off, they operated a drive at Barguna Sadar upazila area and arrested the criminals. They also recovered three single barrel shooter gun and 13 round ammunitions from the arrestees.
The dacoits had been committing criminal activity including robbery since long.
The arrestees were handed over to local police for legal action, spokes man of RAB-8 said.