Fugitive criminal arrested in CTG: RAB


A fugitive accused of a murder and nine other cases was arrested by members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Monday.


The accused, Bachani, 45, was arrested with passport and airline ticket while attempting to flee the country, a press release from RAB reads.


He is the main accused in a 2003 abduction and murder case in Raujan area of Chattogram. He had been on the run since the case was filed, and the court had issued an arrest warrant against him.


He was also convicted in another abduction case in 1997.


Acting on a tip-off, members of RAB-7 conducted a drive in Chowdhuryhat area of Raujan on Monday.


The arrestee is accused in a total of 10 cases including murder, abduction and other crimes, RAB said.


Source: United News of Bangladesh