A team of RAB-12 Bogura Camp has arrested Meherul Islam and Kamrul Hasan, the main leaders of the fraudulent gang, in Dupchanchia of Bogura, on charges of embezzling large sums of money from various people in the name of recruiting them.
The arrested are Mohammad Meherul Islam, 33, son of Mohammad Mansur Ali Mandal of Swargpur Hajipara village under Dupchanchia Police Station and Mohammad Kamrul Hasan, 29, son of Monwarul Haque of Rail Colony Talora Bazar of the district.
According to RAB-12 sources, the fraudster gang pretended to be a top official of the force and talked to various people on their mobile phones and sent fake recruitment SMS to the candidate’s mobile in the name of the top officer of the force. The fraudster collects huge amount of money from the victims through mobile banking.
On the basis of the allegations of several such victims, the top two members of the fraudsters were arrested in a raid in Dupchanchia area around 9 pm on Saturday. During this time various tools of deception were recovered from them.
Md Rafiqul Hasan Gony company commander of RAB -12 said the detainees confessed to their crime during the preliminary interrogation and told the RAB how to commit fraud. Legal action will be taken against the arrested fraudsters, he added.