Rapid Action Battalion

6 members of int’l trafficking gang held

Rapid Action Battalion claims to have arrested six members of an international human trafficking gang and rescued four women from their possessions in Narayanganj.

June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018

Sundarbans to be free of robbers by Oct

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) Director General Benazir Ahmed announces today that the Sundarbans will be free of robbers by October next and asks the bandits to surrender by this time to escape dire...

May 17, 2018
May 17, 2018

‘Drug peddler’ killed in Rajshahi ‘gunfight’

A suspected drug peddler is killed in a “gunfight” between their cohorts and Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members in Rajshahi city early today.

May 14, 2018
May 14, 2018

Drugs worth Tk 15cr seized in 10 days: Rab

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detains 1,415 people during countrywide anti-narcotic drives that started from May 4, its Director General Benazir Ahmed said.

April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018

Tk 10cr, some puzzles

The Rab has claimed to have recovered Tk 10 crore from the house of a businessman with a Commercially Important

March 6, 2018
March 6, 2018

5 Years into Taqi Murder: Rab still sitting on charge sheet

For Taqi's parents, the last five years have been a long, agonising wait for justice. And they have no clue as to when that wait would be over.

January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018

‘Militants killed in Nakhalpara den were JMB men’

Three “militants” who are killed during a Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) operation in Tejgaon area of Dhaka are members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh, says an...

December 1, 2017
December 1, 2017

'Criminal' killed in 'shootout' with Rab

A suspected criminal was killed in a “shootout” between Rab and his cohorts in the port city's Panchlaish early yesterday.

November 29, 2017
November 29, 2017

Three JMB operatives blow themselves up

Three militant suspects were killed after they allegedly detonated suicide vests during an anti-terror operation by Rapid Action Battalion at a remote char on the Padma in Chapainawabganj yesterday.

October 31, 2017
October 31, 2017

'Neo JMB militant' held in Jhenidah

Rapid Action Battalion yesterday arrested a suspected "Neo JMB" militant, who was charge-sheeted in a case filed over the 2015 attacks on two mosques inside Bangladesh Navy's Issa...

October 18, 2017
October 18, 2017

Rape accused killed in 'gunfight'

An alleged rapist was killed in a “shootout” with Rapid Action Battalion in Kurushkul village in the early hours yesterday.