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One held with firearms in Barisal

BARISAL, Jan 12, 2017 (BSS) - Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-8 in a drive arrested a man and recovered three foreign made pistols, a rifle, a shutter gun, three magazines and 20 bullets from Gouranadi upazila of the district last night.

The arrested man was identified as Alamgir Hossain, 53, a resident of Kandopasa area of the upazila.

The RAB team arrested Alamgir from Bus stand area of the upazila and recovered a pistol and two bullets after searching his body.

Later, the team recovered the others firearms from his house after his confessional statement, RAB official said.