Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Detectives arrested two youths with a foreign pistol, one round of bullets and magazines. On Monday evening they were arrested from North Mohishbatan area of the city.
The arrestees are Minhaj (21), son of Shahidul Islam of Sufyan at Rajpara thana, and Johnny (20), son of Anwar of Shishapara in Karnahar thana. Their arms were handed over to Rajpara Police Station and cases were filed.
RMP spokesman and Senior Assistant Commissioner Ifte Khayer Alam said that the accused were held under the Arms Act at Rajpara Police Station. They have been involved in arms trade for a long time.