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16 fake DB men arrested in city

DHAKA, May 20, 2017 (BSS)- Police, in separate raids, arrested 16 people impersonating detective branch (DB) personnel from the city's Rampura and Ramna areas early today and Friday evening.

"We arrested 16 persons on charges of impersonating DB men and recovered a huge quantity of goods used by the police such as handcuff, firearms, and walky-talky from their possessions from Rampura and Ramna areas," said a DB official.

DB personnel arrested nine persons, Juwel Rana, Md Yeasin, Md Badal, Momen Ali, Shahidul Islam, Md Firoz, Syed Moniruzzaman, Mohammad Ali and Md Sabuj along with one foreign made pistol, two rounds of bullet, six sharp weapons, one walky-talky, three jackets of DB, two handcuffs, one magazine and a microbus from Rampura area around 1.10 am today.

They arrested another seven persons, Liton Khan, Babul Mia alias Akash, Md Monir Hossain-1, Saidur Rahman, Monir Hosain-2, Mahmudul Hasan alias Munna and Afzal Hossain alias Shaheen along with a microbus, two toy pistols, one walky-talky, one pair of handcuff, 17 unused mobile SIM cards, seven mobile phone sets, and one army jacket, from their possessions from Ramna thana area around 6.25 pm on Friday.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)