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9 Indian cows recovered from smuggler’s den in Panchagarh

Police on Saturday recovered nine Indian cows, each with an estimated worth of Tk 2 lakhs ahead of Eid ul Azha, from a smuggler’s residence near the border in Panchagarh. The smuggler himself however managed to flee.

The cows were recovered from a smuggler named Mamun’s house in Abulpara village of Amarkhana border area in Sadar upazila.

Tipped off, a team of Panchagarh sadar police conducted a drive at the address and recovered the cows, but Mamun fled sensing the presence of police.

Officer-in-Charge of Panchagarh Sadar police station Abu Akkas Ahmed said the cows are currently being kept at the police station, but and will be auctioned later.

A case will be filed in this regard, he said.

Source: United News of Bangladesh