‘Drug trader’ killed in city ‘gunfight’

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:49am on December 29, 2019

A suspected drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion in Badda of the capital early Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Rony Miah, 32.

Assistant superintendent of police Kamruzzaman, company commander of RAB-1, said the drug trader was killed in the gunfight between members of RAB-1 and a gang of drug traders around

12:40am.

RAB also seized two shotguns, two locally-made guns, nine cartridges and 1,970 pieces Yaba pills.