Police have arrested 36 persons with arms-ammunitions and locally made weapons while they were preparing to commit robbery in different places under Kashbamajail union of Pangsha upazila of Rajbari.
Officer-in-charge of Pangsha Police Station Fakrul Islam confirmed the incident on Wednesday noon.Fakhrul Islam said based on secret information the law enforcers conducted drives at different places of Kashbamajail union in the early morning today and arrested 36 persons when they were taking preparation for robbery.
Police also recovered various locally made sharp weapons including shootergun, bullet, chapatti and knife, the OC said.
Till noon, police were preparing a list of the arrestees, said Fakhrul.
Among the arrestees, many are accused in different cases including murder case. Preparation is underway to file new case against them. Such type of drive will continue, the OC added.