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Man accused in 7 cases held

  • Published at 01:49 pm October 16th, 2019
File photo of Liton Collected

RAB also detains his aide

Rapid Action Battalion [RAB] has detained a person accused in seven cases, including a murder case, in Jatrabari in Dhaka.

Liton, the murder accused, was detained on Tuesday night, along with his aide Zakir Hossain Lara, who was arrested on the early hours of Wednesday.

RAB presents associate of Liton, Zakir Hossain Lara, in front of the media on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Collected

RAB seized a foreign pistol from Liton, while Lara was detained with a foreign gun and 23 rounds of bullet, Major Shahriar Ziaur Rahman of RAB-10, said.

"He [Liton] was out on bail," Shahriar said. "However, he started regaining old habits. He was extorting money."

Rab officials arrest the members of "Foinni Group" from Jatrabari in Dhaka on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

RAB-10 also detained six members of a gang named "Foinni Group" in Dhaka's Shyampur area on Tuesday evening. 

RAB said the gang was involved in selling drugs, extorting, hijacking, and other criminal activities. 

A case has been filed against them with Shyampur police station.