RMP arrests 116 juvenile gang members
Published: 10:30 PM, 12 October 2020
Rajshahi Metropolitan Police (RMP) has so far arrested 116 juvenile gang members from different parts of the city till Monday morning.
They were arrested in a special drive against juvenile gang launched in 12 police stations. 122 of the detainees were later handed over to their guardians and rest to face legal actions.
Additional Deputy Commissioner Golam Ruhul Quddus said, “RMP has been conducting an all-out crackdown against the juvenile gangs since Friday last.”
He said the juvenile gang members in various areas of the city under the guidance of their elder brothers, influential persons were engaging in various terrorist activities.
Those juvenile gang members were also being engaged in drug addiction, eve-teasing and often in clashes and altercation in the areas and even the incidents of murder and rape are often being occurred.
Aiming to stop such antisocial activities, RMP launched a crackdown against the juvenile gangs.