Life-term convict among 5 held with arms in Dhaka
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have detained five alleged criminals, including a life-term convict inthe city’s Mirpur area.
The detainees are Rafiqul Islam Rony, 30, Monir Hossain Babu, 34, Saiful Islam, 35, Shahin Mia, 39, and Sohel Rana, 31.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Tejgaon Branch DB Md Shafiqul Islam confirmed the matter on Thursday.
DMP in a press release said a team of elite force conducted a drive in Bhashantek Bazar area early Thursday and detained them.
A foreign-made pistol and four machetes were recovered from their possessions.
The press release also said Rafiqul is a life-term convict in a case filed with Pallabi Police Station.
Besides, every other detainee is accused in more than one case filed with different police stations.
A case has been filed with Bhashantek Police Station in this connection.