Sunday, 17 October, 2021

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10 robbers held in Barishal

10 robbers held in Barishal
Ten alleged robbers along with sharp weapons, mobile phone sets and a torch were hauled up before journalists after they had been arrested from the Meghna River under BCG Station Hizla in Barishal on Wednesday. Bangladesh Coast Guard nabbed the ten.

Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG) personnel on Thursday arrested 10 robbers along with sharp weapons from the Meghna River near Khalishpur area in Hizla upazila of Barishal.

According toBCG, Coast Guard members of Hizla and Upazila Fisheries Officer conducted a joint drive on the occasion of Mother Hilsa Conservation Campaign-2021, reports UNB.

At one stage, a gang of robbers attempted to attack the BCG team on their way from Khalishpur area of the Meghna River to Hizla with sharp weapons.

Later, the BCG members arrested the robbers and seized a trawler, six sharp weapons, seven mobile phone sets and a torch used during the robbery.