51 nabbed in three districts
A madrasa teacher and 50 others were nabbed on different charges in three districts- Mymensingh, Bhola and Rajshahi, on Saturday and Friday.
GAFARGAON, MYMENSINGH: A madrasa teacher was arrested from Gafargaon Upazila of the district on Saturday night for sexually abusing a male student.
Arrested Mahmudul Hasan, 24, is the son of Shukur Mahmud of Urahati Village under Hossainpur Upazila of Kishoreganj District and a teacher of Ragaichoti Hifjul Quran Madrasa in Gafargaon.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Gafargaon Police Station (PS) Mohammad Abdul Ahad Khan confirmed the matter.
He said, the alleged teacher took the student on the madrasa's roof on August 7 last and sexually abused him. The victim told the matter to his family members.
Later, his grandfather lodged a case against the teacher, and police arrested him from the madrasa on Saturday night.
BHOLA: Detective Branch (DB) of Police arrested a drug trader with 30 grams of hemp from Char Faizuddin area under Monpura Upazila of the district on Saturday afternoon.
Arrested Md Sohag, 25, is the son of late Kazal Bepary of the area.
Monpura PS OC Forkan Ali said, on a tip-off DB police raided the said area and arrested Sohag with the hemp.
A case under Narcotics Control Act was filed in this connection.
RAJSHAHI: Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) and DB of Police, in a 24-hour drive, arrested 49 people from the city.
RMP Additional Deputy Police Commissioner (Sadar) Mohammad Golam Ruhul Kuddus confirmed the information through a press release on Saturday morning.
Kashiadanga PS arrested 12, Rajpara, Motihar and Boalia PSs seven each, Airport PS and DB Police three each, Chandrima, Katakhali and Paba PSs two each, Damkura, Belpukur, Shah Makhdum and Karnahar PSs one each.
Of them, 15 have arrest warrants, 12 people were held with drugs and the rest were arrested on different charges.