Alexa 142 held over police raid in capital`s Young Men’s club casino

Dhaka, Friday   18 October 2019

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142 held over police raid in capital`s Young Men’s club casino

Raid underway

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:14 PM, 18 September 2019   Updated: 08:21 PM, 18 September 2019

Photo: Collected

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Rapid Action Battalion’s (RAB) conducted a mobile court in the capital’s Youngman’s Club casino in Fakirapool. At this time, 142 people were arrested.

A large quantity of alcohol, drugs, domestic weapons, money and gambling equipment were recovered from the casinos during the operation.

The raid took place on Wednesday from 5 pm. The mobile court was headed by Sarwar Alam, executive magistrate of RAB headquarters. RAB-1 helps the court.

Additional Superintendent of Police RAB-1 ABM Faizul Islam confirmed the matter at 7 pm. He told DailyBangladesh that a mobile court operation was underway. A large amount of illegal liquor, drugs, domestic weapons, gambling equipment, and money was recovered. All the detainees have been produced in a mobile court. After the scrutiny, the court will decide on them.

According to sources, law and order management forces have surrounded the house of Khaled Mahmood, owner of the casino in Gulshan.

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