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Bullets, drugs recovered from Gulshan Club president's car

  • Published at 09:32 pm November 2nd, 2019
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Member of DB police presents Sumon, car driver of Gulshan Club President Showkat Aziz Russell before media, arrested with bullets and drugs on Saturday, November 2, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

Two cases have been filed with Siddhirganj police station in this connection

Detective Branch (DB) of Police has recovered bullets and drugs from  car owned by Showkat Aziz Russell, president of Gulshan Club, in Narayanganj.

Showkat Aziz is the son of Partex Group founder MA Hashem.

The DB personnel stopped the car in Signboard area of Siddhirganj around 2:45am on Saturday and seized 28 bullets, 1,200 yaba tablets, 24 bottles of foreign liquor, 28 cans of beer, and cash Tk22,380 from the car. 

Narayanganj Superintendent of Police (SP) Harun-or-Rashid disclosed the matter at a press conference at his office on Saturday afternoon.

Photo shows belongings of Showkat Aziz Russell inside his car | Dhaka Tribune

He said three people have been detained in this connection.

They are - Farah Russell, wife of Showkat, their son Anab Aziz, and the car driver Sumon.

Later on, Farah and Anab were released under the custody of M A Hashem.

Two cases have been filed with Siddhirganj police station, the SP said.

The cases were filed under arms act and Narcotics Control Act, he added.