Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained an illegal arms dealer from Benapole’s Ghiba area on Sunday morning.
The detainee is Golam Rasul,32, from Raghunathpur.
Acting on a tip-off, BGB went to the spot where an arms deal was underway and caught Golam with a foreign pistol while the rest of his gang fled the scene.
Ghiba BGB 49 camp Commander Havildar Ashek confirmed the matter to the Dhaka Tribune.
Golam has been handed over to Benapole Port police station, the commander said.