Tuesday, June 25

Tk 1 lakh bounty for helping to catch arsonists



Industries Minister and chairman of the cabinet committee on law and order Amir Hossain Amu said on Wednesday that anyone who helps the government in catching bombers and arsonist will get Tk 1 lakh as bounty.

The minister made the announcement at a press briefing at the home ministry.

At least 26 people died in political violence throughout the country since the inception of the opposition alliance’s blockade that entered 16th day Wednesday.

Ruling party lawmakers said stern actions would be taken to curb this violence.

Meanwhile, paramilitary Border Guard Battalion (BGB) has already announced of shooting arsonists for people’s security”.