Sunday, 14 August, 2022
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Train tickets on black market; 2 arrested

CHATTOGRAM: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested two members of Railway Nirapatta Bahini (RNB) while selling ticket on black market from railway station area on Sunday night.

 The arrestees were identified as Havilder Md Rabiul Hossain, 39, and Sepoy Md Imran Hossain, 27.

 Rab-7 Assistant Director (AD-Media) Md Anwar Hossain Bhuiyan said on receiving information, a team of RAB carried out a drive in the Railway Station area and caught the duo red-handed while selling ticket at a higher price.

 A total of nine tickets of different Dhaka-bound trains and Tk 10,320 of sold tickets were recovered from their possessions, he said.

 The arrestees were handed over to the concerned police station for legal action, said the AD.