Police have recovered some locally-produced arms and tools from an illegal gunsmith workshop in Munshiganj Sadar upazila.
On a tip-off, a police team raided an illegal gunsmith workshop in Charkewar area of the upazila early hours on Monday and recovered the arms, including one sniper rifle, two shotguns, one round of rifle bullet, a knife and a machete.
No one could be arrested from the spot, said Munshiganj Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Md Asaduzzaman during a briefing the district's SP Office on Monday noon.
Mizanur Rahman, 38, a man from Charkewra village, was the main perpetrator in connection with the illegal workshop, said the ASP.
Police are still trying to arrest Mizanur, who is an accused in several cases filed with Sadar police station.