Police have sought a 20-day remand prayer for Kalabagan Krira Chakra President Safiqul Alam Firoz for interrogation.
Two cases under narcotics control and arms acts were filed against Firoz and four of his office staff on Saturday.Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detained the five men on Friday and recovered a pistol and yaba from the Krira Chakra club office in Kalabagan.
Firoz is a former member of Krishak League’s central committee.
During the raid, Rab said, they also recovered coins used in gambling, 572 packets of cards and bullets.
On the same day, Jubo League’s central leader GK Shamim was arrested from Niketan area with illegal firearms and a huge amount of money.
On Wednesday, Rab arrested Jubo League leader Khalid Mahmud Bhuiyan from Gulshan for reportedly running an illegal casino.