'Fraudster' Shahed flown to Dhaka by helicopter

Sun Online Desk

15th July, 2020 10:01:24 printer

'Fraudster' Shahed flown to Dhaka by helicopter

‘Fraudster’ Shahed has been moved to Dhaka by a helicopter on Wednesday morning. He landed at Tajgaon old airport at 9:00 am.

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested Regent Group Chairman Md Shahed from Satkhira border on early Wednesday.

Shahed is the prime accused in a case filed with Uttara West Police Station over the forgery of Covid-19 test.

Briefing reporters at Tejgaon helipad in the capital, Additional Director General (ADG) of RAB Col Tofael Mostafa Sarwar said the elite force had been following Shahed for the last nine days to arrest him as he was frequently changing his locations.

Based on secret information, a team of RAB intelligence wing with the help of local Rab-6 Battalion arrested Shahed from a boat while he was trying to flee to the neighbouring country, he said.

Earlier on Tuesday night, RAB detained number second accused in the case Regent Hospital Managing Director Masud Parvez from Kapasia of Gazipur.