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  • Rohingya robber leader Nur Mohammad killed in gunfight

    ‘Drug dealer’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with BGB

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar early yesterday.

  • ‘Drug dealer’ killed in ‘shootout’

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a “gunfight” with the Detective Branch of police in Meherpur early yesterday.

  • ‘Drug dealer’ killed in a ‘gunfight’

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in an alleged gunfight with police at Harua Bazar area in Mymensingh’s Ishwarganj upazila early yesterday.

  • Rohingya robber leader Nur Mohammad killed in gunfight

    Three ‘drug dealers’ killed in ‘gunfights’

    Three alleged drug peddlers were killed in separate “gunfights” with law enforcers in Dhaka and Cox’s Bazar yesterday.

  • 'Listed drug trader' killed in 'gunfight'

    A listed drug dealer was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Chuadanga early yesterday.

  • mugging in Dhaka

    'Drug peddler' killed in Cumilla 'gunfight'

    An alleged drug peddler was killed in a “gunfight” with police at Dhonpur in Cumilla's Sadar upazila yesterday.

  • Anti Drug Campaign

    'Drug dealer' killed in 'shootout'

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar early yesterday, hours after he was picked up by the law enforcers.

  • Anti Drug Campaign

    ‘Drug dealer' shot dead in 'gunfight'

    An alleged drug smuggler was killed in what police said was a “gunfight” between two groups of drug traders in Meherpur's Gangni upazila early yesterday.

  • mugging in Dhaka

    2 found dead, another killed in 'gunfight'

    Two alleged criminals were found dead in Chuadanga and Jhenidah yesterday, while a suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with members of Border Guard Bangladesh in Cox's Bazar.

  • Serving jail term by proxy!

    A man has been in Feni jail for over a year, pretending to be a convicted drug dealer while the actual criminal remains scot-free.

  • suspected drug traders killed in Mymensingh

    3 killed in 'shootouts'

    Two alleged drug dealers including a former Jubo League leader were killed in a “gunfight” between police and criminals in Satkhira Sadar upazila early yesterday, hours after police picked up both men.

  • councillor Akramul Haque murder

    One or two 'mistakes' may happen

    Apparently defending the “gunfight” that left Teknaf ward councillor Akramul Haque killed, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said one or two "mistakes" may happen during such drives.

  • Yaba Godfather Abdur Rahman Bodi

    Yaba 'Godfathers': Out of Teknaf, into safety

    Lawmaker Abdur Rahman Bodi went to Saudi Arabia, his cousin Mong Mong Sen fled to Myanmar, while his other family members whose names appeared in multiple intelligence reports as yaba godfathers left Teknaf, according to locals and law enforcement sources.

  • Bangladesh Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says No arrest without warrant

    Magistrate to probe councillor Akram’s death: Minister

    A magistrate will probe the death of slain Teknaf municipality councillor Akramul Haque, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says.

  • anti-drug war

    One victim, two identities

    An alleged drug dealer was killed in a “shootout” with detectives in Gazipur yesterday but confusion remained over his identity as police gave contradictory statements after his death.

  • A lucky escape?

    Police allegedly implicated a 60-year man, Samar Krishna Chowdhury, in two cases related to narcotics and arms recovery, after being influenced by a local expatriate man.

  • Anti-narcotics Drive: 75 held in capital's Jatrabari, Mirpur

    A total of 75 people were arrested by police in separate anti-narcotics drives at Jatrabari and Mirpur area yesterday, increasing the tally of arrests in the drive to around 400 over the last three days.

  • A war that might not go anywhere

    We are talking about the body counts -- the deaths in “gunfights” in the current anti-drug war. After all, we are now witnessing the bloodiest anti-crime drive with death tolls already surpassing that of the Operation Clean Heart (57 deaths) or even the anti-militant drive after the Gulshan attack (80 deaths).

  • Bangladesh Road condition during Eid-ul-Fitr 2018

    No one will be spared

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said if allegations are proved, every drug dealer, no matter how powerful they are, would be punished.

  • Dhaka's drug queen Rahima Begum

    Dhaka's 'drug queen'

    Born and brought up in Chhoba Patti in Dhaka's Gendaria, Rahima used to sell small packets of ganja and heroin inside the squalid slum. Two decades down the line, she now owns at least 10 buildings, moves around in luxurious cars and has big, fat bank accounts.

  • Dangerous drug Yaba

    Small or not, all had links with big guns

    With the blessing of a top ruling party leader of the upazila and greasing the palms of policemen every month, Sabdul Mondol of Kaliganj in Jhenidah had run the illegal business for the last one decade, said locals and relatives.

  • Apple opposes US appeal over iPhone in New York drug case

    New York Apple argues it should not be compelled to aid federal law enforcement officials who seek to extract data from a confessed methamphetamine trafficker's iPhone because they have not exhausted all means to bypass the unit's built-in security code.

  • Gazipur ‘drug dealer’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    An alleged drug dealer was killed in what police described as a gunfight in Rajendrapur upazilla of Gazipur.

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