Man held with ‘hundi’ money at Benapole


Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a man and seized ‘hundi’ money amounting to Tk 22.22lakh from Benapole Bazaar here on Friday morning.

The arrestee is Abdur Rahim, 25, son of Aynal Hossain, a resident of Doppara village in Sharsha upazila.

Lt Col Ariful Haque, commanding officer of BGB-49 battalion, said being tipped off, a team of BGB conducted a drive around 10: 30 am and arrested Abdur Rahim along with the money.

Later, the arrestee was handed over to Benapole Port Police Station.