Human trafficker arrested, 4 victims rescued at Paltan
Members of the Rapid Action Battalion arrested an alleged member of a human trafficking gang and rescued four victims during a raid at the Paltan area of the capital early today.
The arrestee is Shamsuddin (61) of Narayanganj. He worked under one Mohammad Ziauddin, who has been staying in Dubai, said Rab-1 Commanding Officer Lt Col Abdullah Al Momen at a press briefing at the Rab Media Centre today.
"The gang used to traffic girls luring by them into giving jobs abroad. During the primary interrogation, the arrestee admitted that they trafficked more than 100 girls so far," said the Rab-1 CO.
"Rab is working to arrest other members of the gang," he added.