14 cheats nabbed

Staff Correspondent

22 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-4) arrested 14 officials and employees of three so-called private companies from the capital’s Pallabi, Mirpur and Adabar areas on Sunday on charge of cheating job seekers.

The arrestees are Mamun Hossain Billal, 36, Uzzal Mia, 25, Shariful Islam, 22, Sohag Khan, 22, Aminul Islam, 22, Zakir Hossain, 24, Raihan, 20, Forkan Uddin, 30, Monirul Islam, 24, Rahat Howlader, 24, Ahad, 25, Abu Raihan, 22, Sahibur Rahman, 22, and Altaf Hossain, 20.

They are the officials and employees of Dikra Security and Logistic Services Ltd at Pallabi, Anowara Logistic and Security Services Ltd at Kazipara and Anwar Logistic and Security Services Ltd at Adabar, said a press release on Monday.

During primary interrogation, the arrestees said that they had long been embezzling money from educated youths in the name of giving jobs.