45 nabbed in four districts
A total of 45 people were arrested on different charges in four districts- Cox's Bazar, Rajshahi, Mymensingh and Noakhali, on Tuesday and Monday.
TEKNAF, COX'S BAZAR: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), in a drive, arrested two smugglers along with 1.5 lakh yaba tablets from Keruntoly No. 14 Bridge area in Teknaf Upazila of the district on Tuesday night.
The arrested are Amir Hamza, 35, son of Md Abdul Monaf of Chhila Jadimora area, and Md Ayub, 25, son of Md Hossen of Aliabad area in the upazila.
Sources said, acting on a tip-off, a patrol team of Teknaf 2 BGB Battalion raided the said area and arrested the two with the yaba.
A case under Narcotics Control Act was filed with Teknaf Model Police Station, said Teknaf 2 BGB Battalion Commander Lt Colonel Mohammad Faisal Hasan Khan, PSC.
RAJSHAHI: Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP), in a special drive from Monday night till Tuesday morning, arrested 41 people from different places of the city.
Police also recovered huge drugs at that time.
RMP Additional Deputy Police Commissioner (Sadar) Mohammad Golam Ruhul Kuddus confirmed the information on Tuesday morning.
Among the arrestees, 12 had arrest warrants, seven people were held with drugs and the rest were arrested on different charges.
GAFARGAON, MYMENSINGH: Police arrested a robber, convicted for life in a robbery case, from Seed Store area in Bhaluka Upazila of the district on Monday night.
Arrested Faruk, son of Abdul Hakim of Makhkal Kadaier Village in Gafargaon Upazila, has three robbery cases filed against him with Pagla and Trishal Police Stations (PSs).
Officer-in-Charge (OC) (Investigation) of Pagla PS Faizur Rahman said a team of police with the help of Trishal PS arrested him from the said area at 2pm on Monday. In a robbery case filed in 2017, a court sentenced Faruk to life-term jail and fined Tk 5,000.
He was sent to jail on Tuesday.
NOAKHALI: Police arrested a robber along with two LGs and some lethal weapons from Subarnachar Upazila of the district on Monday night.
Arrested Md Riaz, 26, is the son of Azizul Haque of Bhumihin Bazaar area in Hatia Upazila of the district.
Char Jabbar PS OC Md Shahed Uddin said, being informed by locals, police raided the said area in the upazila and arrested the robber with the arms and weapons.