Three held, huge arms, ammo recovered in N’ganj

NARAYANGANJ, June 02, 2017 (BSS) - Police in a drive arrested three people along with two rocket launchers, 60 pieces M16 rifles, grenades and huge explosives from Gutiabo Khal under Rupganj upazila of the district this morning.

Police said they arrested one Sharif with a Light Machine Gun (LMG) on May 29 from Gutiabo area in Purbachal. According to his statement police arrested more two persons from the area on Thursday.

Following their information, police recovered the arms and explosives from the area.

The operation led by additional police super Faraque Hossain said, being tipped-off, a team of police conducted the drive in the area around 1.30 am.

Faraque Hossain said, ''The process of counting arms and ammunition is also continuing.''

At the end of the counting, it would be possible to say about the exact number of arms and ammunition."

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)