13 fugitives arrested in Benapole

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Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested thirteen fugitives wanted in drugs, arms and murder cases in Benapole, reports UNB.

However, police didn't disclose the identities of the arrestees.

Acting on a tip-off, a team of police conducted simultaneous drives in different areas of Benapole Port area all day on Saturday and arrested them, said Kamal Hossain Bhuiyan, officer in charge of Benapole port police station.

The arrestees were produced before the court in Jashore under police protection, added the OC.