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POST TIME: 7 July, 2018 00:00 00 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 6 July, 2018 11:46:39 PM
24 arrested in Benapole while returning from India
UNB

24 arrested in Benapole
while returning from India

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested at least 24 people including women and children while entering the country from India illegally through Putkhali bordering area in Benapore yesterday evening, reports UNB. Among the arrestee nine were men, 10 women and five children and all of them hailing from different areas of Khulna, Bagerhat and Barisal districts, said Lt Col Ariful Haq, BGB-49 commanding officer. Acting on a tip-off, a BGB team conducted a drive in the bordering area and arrested them. However, they could not arrest any trafficker in this connection.