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Day: October 8, 2014

2 held over Joypurhat Brac Bank heist
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2 held over Joypurhat Brac Bank heist

News Desk: Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detained two persons in Narayanganj Sadar upazila early today suspecting their involvement with the burglary of around Tk 2 crore from the branch of Brac bank in Joypurhat. The detainees are: Babul Das and Uttam Mallik, both hailed from Jhalakathi district, our Narayanganj correspondent reports quoting Anwar Latif Khan, commanding officer of Rab-11. Acting on a tip-off, the elite force conducted a raid at a house of one Nazir at Pilkuni area, which was rented by the detainees. Criminals broke into two-storey Shahjahan Mansion, which houses the Brac bank branch on the first floor, by making a hole in the wall that the building shares with a mall, Mousumi Market during last week of September. Md Hasanuzzaman, an official of the bank's SME section ...