3 arrested with government rice in Ukhiya

RAB-15 arrested three persons along with 3,500 kg of government relief rice and 99 empty sacks of sacks in a raid at Ukhia Maricha Bazaar. ASP Abdullah Mohammad Sheikh Saadi, Assistant Director (Media) of RAB-15 said in a press release Confirmed this information via The detainees are Mohammad Ehsan, 31, son of Sonali, a resident of Haldia Palang Union, Abul Kalam, 32, son of late Syed Ahmed and Abul Kalam, 50, son of late Maqbool Ahmed.


On Saturday (July 4) at 8 o’clock, based on secret information, RAB came to know that some people were stockpiling government relief rice in the warehouse of Allah Dan and Md. Ehsan Store adjacent to Maricha Post Office at Maricha Bazar Haludia Road under Ukhia Police Station. When the expedition team reached the above place, they saw three people changing the relief rice with the seal and seal of the government food department from the jute sack to the white plastic sack. They searched the warehouse and arrested 3,500 kg of government relief rice and 99 government jute sacks. The value of the rescued government rice and empty jute was Tk 1,22,500. Abdullah Mohammad Sheikh Saadi confirmed that the arrested accused along with the recovered goods have been handed over to Ukhia Police Station after taking legal action in this regard.