Anti-casino Drive

DNCC councillor Rajib detained


Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained Tarequzzaman Rajib, councillor from ward No. 33 of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), on Saturday night for his alleged involvement in casino business, reports UNB.

A team of RAB-1 picked the councillor up from a house in Bashundhara Residential Area around 11:20pm, said assistant superintendent of police Quamruzzaman, company commander of the RAB battalion.

He said they had arrested Rajib on specific allegations.

The ward councillor went into hiding after the crackdown on illegal casino business began on 18 September last.