'Drug trader' killed in Cox's Bazar 'gunfight'

Sun Online Desk

21st April, 2019 01:39:06 printer

'Drug trader' killed in Cox's Bazar 'gunfight'

A suspected drug dealer was killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Marine Drive area of Teknaf upazila in Cox’s Bazar early Sunday.


The gunfight took place between a RAB-15 patrol team and the drug dealers near an abandoned hatchery of Jabbar Munshi at 2:00am.


The deceased could not be identified yet.


The elite force team also recovered 10,000 pieces of Yaba pills, a locally made light gun (LG) and three rounds of bullets from the scene.