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Three held with 408 firearms in Cox’s Bazar

  • Published at 03:23 pm June 21st, 2017
  • Last updated at 03:51 pm June 21st, 2017
Three held with 408 firearms in Cox’s Bazar
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has detained three arms traders with a huge amount of arms and ammunition from Maheshkhali upazila in Cox’s Bazar. The detainees are Md Habibur Rahman, 32, Md Nasir Uddin, 30 and Shohidul Islam, 24. RAB 7 CPC 2 Company Commander Major Md Ruhul Amin said: “Acting on a tip-off, we conducted a drive in the area and detained them around 4am on Wednesday.” He said: "A total of 408 firearms, including 13 shooter-guns, 12 shotgun shells and 22 pipe-guns were recovered from their possession. [caption id="attachment_70385" align="aligncenter" width="800"]A total of 408 firearms were seized from the arms traders DHAKA Tribune A total of 408 firearms were seized from the arms traders DHAKA Tribune [/caption] "These firearms were hidden in a cattle shed belonging to a local named Enamul Haque." Meanwhile, the elite force also recovered Tk23,000 during the drive. Major Ruhul Amin said the detainees were involved with arms trading for a long time and later they also got involved in other crimes like robbery and extortion. The RAB official said: "The detainees have confessed that they were stocking weapons to terrorise the locals."
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