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Rohingya drug trader flees police custody, 3 cops suspended

 Chattogram Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:02 AM, 6 December 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

A Rohingya man, accused in the drug case, escaped from police custody in the Chattogram court building area on Sunday. 

Following the incident, the policemen - one sub-inspector and two constables - were suspended. An investigation committee headed by Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) of the South Zone of the city police Aminul Islam has also been formed. 

The Rohingya man named Abul Kalam fled the scene while being produced in court along with other accused on Sunday afternoon. Earlier in the morning, Kalam was arrested along with 1,050 pieces of Yaba tablets from the Station Road in the port city and then handed over to Kotwali Police Station.  

Confirming the matter, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of the South Zone of the city police Jasim Uddin said, said a drive is on to arrest the Rohingya man. 

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