CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested six persons while they were gambling at Shibganj in the district last night.
The arrestees are Shish Mahmud, 35, Md Mahidur Rahman, 32, Md Basir, 18, Md Alam Khan, 23, Md Chutu Zaman, 35 and Sumon Ali, 18.All arrestees are from Kamalpur Musarpara village under Daipukuria union of Shibganj upazila in the district. RAB said acting on a tip off, an operation team of RAB-5 from Chapainawabganj camp conducted a raid in a house of one Dulu Islam at Kamalpur village under Daipukuria union of the upazila around 10 pm and arrested them red handed while they were gambling.
RAB also seized two sets of playing cards and Tk. 6,770 from their possessions.
Later the arrested persons were handed over to the police.
A case was also recorded in this connection.