Saturday, 16 October, 2021
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One held with Indian bidi in C’nawabganj

CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested an alleged smuggler with 36,220 Indian leaf bidis, 53 kilograms of tobacco leaves and 47-kg of tobacco dust from Shibganj upazila of the district on Friday morning. 

The arrested was identified as Md Nazmul Islam, 45, of Shibnarayanpur Meghubazar under Kansat union of Shibganj upazila. 

Acting on a tip-off, an operation team of the RAB-5 from Chapainawabganj camp conducted a raid at Tolbari village under Mubarakpur union in the upazila around 6.35 am and arrested Nazmul with the bidis, leaves and dust.

Later, the arrested person was handed over to the police of Shibganj thana with a case.