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5 held with Tk 85rc worth snake venom

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:58 PM, 8 January 2021  

5 held with Tk 85rc worth snake venom

5 held with Tk 85rc worth snake venom

RAB arrested five members of an international smuggling ring and seized snake venom worth Tk 85 crore from their possession. 

They were arrested in a raid in the iron gate area of ​​Chowdhurypara in the Capital's Rampura area on Friday afternoon.

RAB Legal and Media Wing Senior Assistant Director (ASP) Imran Khan confirmed this information.

He said five members of the international snake venom smuggling ring with snake venom worth Tk 85 crore have been arrested from Rampura police station area. The campaign is still ongoing. Initially, the identities of the detainees could not be known. However, the details will be announced later. 

Earlier, on December 25, 2020, six people were arrested with snake venom worth Tk 75 crore. At that time, the police's criminal investigation department (CID) said, Bangladesh was being used as an international route for smuggling snake venom.

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