RAB-2 has recovered illegal firearm, materials for running casino and new variety yaba tablets from Kalabagan Krira Chakra in the capital. During the drive five people were detained including club president Shafiqul Alam Firoz.
Commanding Officer of RAB-2 Ashik Billah said these after conducting the drive on Friday.
He said, members of the elite force took their position in front of Kalabagan Krira Chakra in the afternoon. We had intelligence information that different illegal activities are being performed there under banner of the club. And the drive was conducted based on the information.
He also said, during the drive we have recovered different coins for gambling, 572 packets of American golden card, a foreign pistol, fresh bullets and new variety of yellow yaba tablets which were not seen earlier.
The RAB CO said, we assume that the main materials of casino were shifted earlier after getting information of the drive.
He said, five people including club president Shafiqul Alam Firoz were detained during the drive. The rest four are the staffs of the club. Cases will be filed against them under arms and narcotics control act with Dhanmondi police station.