Drug dealer Ripon killed in Dakkhinkhan ‘gunfight’...

Dhaka, Thursday   24 September 2020

Drug dealer Ripon killed in Dakkhinkhan ‘gunfight’

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:33 AM, 22 July 2020   Updated: 01:40 AM, 23 July 2020

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Ripon, 35, a notorious drug and arms dealer in Dakkhinkhan area of Dhaka, has been killed in a gunfight with the members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB). 

The gunfight took place in the ASEAN City area of  Dakkhinkhan on Tuesday night.

ASP Sujoy Sarkar, Assistant Director of Legal and Media Wing of RAB Headquarters, confirmed the information to Daily Bangladesh on Wednesday morning. 

ASP Sujoy said that a RAB member was injured in the incident while a foreign pistol, a one-shooter gun, ammunition and a large amount of yaba were recovered from the scene.