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Kalabagan Club President Shafiqul also remanded
Staff Reporter :
Kalabagan Krira Chakra Club President Shafiqul Alam Feroz, who was arrested from the club on charges of possessing an illegal firearm and drugs, has been placed on 10-day remand.
Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Mahmuda Akhter passed the order when police produced Shafiqul in the court with 20-day remand plea in two cases.
Shafiqul was put on five-day remand in the case under Firearms Act while another five-day remand in the case under Narcotics Control Act.
Earlier in the day, the two cases were filed against Shafiqul with Dhanmondi Police Station, said Officer-in-Charge of the police station Abdul Latif.
On Friday, Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detained KalabaganÂ Â Â Krira Chakra Club President Shafiqul Alam Feroz and his four associates from the club at night.
The members of the elite force also seized a firearm, bullets and Yaba tablets from their procession.
RAB detained Firoz, a central leader of Awami League front organisation, the Krishak League, and his four associates from the club late on Friday. The elite force also seized a firearm, bullets and Yaba tablets from their possession.
The move came in the wake of a massive clampdown on gamblers that started on Wednesday