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Arms traders held, 3 arms recovered in Kushtia

staff Correspondent - February 11th, 2013

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested two firearms traders and recovered three firearms and 6 bullets from their possession in Daulatpur in Kushtia Sunday.
Captain Mosaddek, in-charge of Rab-12 Kushtia unit told that they raided at Taragunia area in Daulatpur upazila on a tip off that few arms traders will gather there for dealing firearms at about 2.30:pm and arrested Shiplu Ahmed and Pintu Lal, the two alleged arms traders.
The elite force recovered two 9mm pistols, 6 bullets from them. Rab said the arrestees are involved in firearms smuggling through borders area and its selling.  They were interrogating at Rab camp while the report was being  filed.