High-ranking terrorist arrested with firearms in Rajshahi

High-ranking terrorist arrested with firearms in Rajshahi

High-ranking terrorist arrested with firearms in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI, July 10, 2024 (BSS) – Personnel of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), as part of an anti-crime drive, arrested an alleged top firearms dealer with two firearms in the metropolis here last evening.

The arrested man has been identified as Ramjan Ali, 30, son of late Yeaj Uddin of Dharampur area under Matiher police station in Rajshahi metropolis, RAB sources said this afternoon.

Based on information received, a team of the elite force conducted an operation at his house around 3:30 am and arrested him.

The operation team recovered two foreign pistols, two magazines, two cartridges of bullets and some lethal weapons from his possession, according to RAB sources.

The RAB team arrested the individual for his long-standing involvement in the trade and trafficking of firearms and drugs. A total of 15 criminal cases remain pending against him in different police stations.


A case has been registered at Matiher police station in this regard and the arrested person along with the seized firearms and ammunition have been handed over to the police, the sources added.