Wednesday, 6 July, 2022

Two arrested for ‘selling’ booster, jammer online

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested two men on charges of selling illegal mobile communication devices, including boosters, repeaters and jammers online.

The elite force members arrested them — Abu Noman and Sohel Rana —from the capital’s Mohammadpur area early Sunday.

The duo sold about 200 boosters, repeaters and jammers in the last two years, said Lt Col Arif Mohiuddin, commanding officer of RAB-3, at a press briefing in the city on Sunday afternoon.

Four mobile network jammers, 24 jammer antennas, four AC adapters, three power cables, three mobile network boosters, nine booster outdoor antennas, 26 indoor antennas, 37 booster cables and a laptop were seized from them, said the officer.

During primarily interrogation, the arrested confessed that they had long been selling signal jammers and booster online, they have two facebook pages named ‘IT Stall,com,bd’ and ‘soimbd’ by which they had been illegally selling these devices at high price, Mohiuddin added.