Police have arrested a person, who falsely claimed himself as the RTV cameraperson for Khulna, with yaba in his possession.
Monir Hossain, 41, was caught by a team of Khulshi police from Mollah’r Mor area of the town Saturday evening, OC Amir Toimur Eli said.
“A team of patrol police wanted to frisk Monir in Mojguni Mollah’r Mor area based on a tip-off. But he identified himself as a journalist of RTV and president of Muktijoddha Prajama League, and engaged in a scuffle with the police members,” the OC said.
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At one point, he wanted to flee but fell on the street after some time. “The law enforcers chased and caught him, and found five pieces of yaba in his pocket,” Toimur claimed.
Monir, son of late Fazlur Rahman from Bastuhara Gazir Bhita area, was later taken to Khulna Medical College Hospital for treatment.