CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested an alleged arms peddler with a pistol, two magazines and five rounds of bullet from Chakbhabanipur village under Shibganj upazila in the district on Friday late night.
The arrested was identified as Md Qamruzzaman Titu, 40, son of Md Entaj Ali of the village under Shibganj upazila, reports BSS.On a tip-off, an operation team of the RAB-5 from Chapainawabganj camp conducted a raid in the area and nabbed Qamruzzaman with the arms and ammunition.
Later, the arrested person was handed over to the police of Shibganj thana with a case.
Meanwhile, members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered 105 bottles of Indian Phensedyl from a frontier area under Shibganj upazila this morning.
The BGB sources said, on secret information, a patrol team of the BGB-59 battalion from Telkupi Border Outpost raided the aforesaid area and seized the contraband drugs.