UPDF member held with firearm, cash in Khagrachari
A member of the United People's Democratic Front (UPDF) was arrested from Dighinala upazila in Khagrachari district early Tuesday with arms and cash.
Detained Ashapurna Chakma, 41, was an accused in a number of cases, including of murder and extortion.
Local sources said Ashapurna Chakma used to extort money from local people amid the current coronavirus crisis.
Later, being informed, police detained him from Kripapur area along with a foreign pistol, four bullets, Tk 14,000 in cash, Indian and Chinese currencies.