Two held with 637 bottles of wine in Rajshahi
Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained two alleged drug peddlers along with 637 bottles of foreign wine from two separate places in Rajshahi district on Sunday night.
The detainees were identified as Saddam Ali, 23, and Zillur Rahman, 32.
Rab sources said on information, a team of elite force conducted a drive at Silinda Bypass area under Shah Makhdum Police Station in Rajshahi city around 11:30 pm and arrested Saddam Ali with 594 bottles of foreign wine red-handed.
Another team of RAB detained Zillur Rahman with 43 bottles of wine from Tatarpur area under Charghat upazila around 9:45 pm.
Later, the arrested persons along with the seized contraband were handed over to police.
Two separate cases were filed with the respective police stations in these connections.