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Man held with arms, drugs in Natore

  • Published at 01:55 pm June 22nd, 2019
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Police shows a man before media detained with a pistol and four bullets, 10 locally made firearms, and 200 yaba pills in his possession—in Singra upazila of Natore on Saturday, June 22, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

Police say the illegal possessions were found at his electronics store

Police say they have detained a man—with a pistol and four bullets, 10 locally made firearms, and 200 yaba pills in his possession—in Singra upazila of Natore.

He was detained on Friday night, confirmed Singra police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Monirul Islam – around 11am on Saturday.

The detainee is Masud Rana, alias Ranga, 32, from Koi village.

The OC said, based on a tip-off, a police team conducted a drive in Koi village bazaar. They detained Rana after recovering arms and drugs from his rented electronics store.

Preparations are underway to produce Rana before a court, he added.