Five weapons seized, arms trader arrested in old town

DHAKA, Feb 13, 2017 (BSS) - Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crimes (CTTC) unit of DMP yesterday arrested an arms trader in old part of the capital and seized five firearms from his possession.

"The arrestee Nurunnabi, 32, of Jessore, was picked up from in front of Nawab Eusuf City Corporation Market under Bongshal Police Station at around 7.30 pm. Four foreign-made pistols, one one-shooter gun, 10 rounds of bullet, eight magazines and a motorcycle were recovered from his possession," a Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) release said.

A case was filed with local police in this regard.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)