Motorbike lifters held
Members of the Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) arrested three motorbike lifters and recovered five stolen motorbikes in separate drives in the city and in Feni and Laximpur districts in the last two days since the early hours of Tuesday. The arrestees include two students identified as Raihan Parvez, 21, of Feni college and Nurul Alam, 23, of Laxmipur college while the other is Mohammad Ripon, 22, of Kalamia Bazar under Chittagong city's Bakolia police station. Assistant commissioner (AC) Mohammad Wahidul Haque Chowdhury who led the drive said the arrestees are members of a gang of motorbike lifters active in the port city. The recovered motorcycles were stolen from the city over the last three months and they were plying with fake registration numbers.