Bangladesh Coast Guard

October 4, 2022
October 4, 2022

Malaysia-bound trawler capsizes; bodies of 3 Rohingyas recovered, 46 rescued

Bangladesh Coast Guard rescued 39 people, including 35 Rohingyas, in Teknaf of Cox's Bazar in the early hours of today (October 4, 2022) after a trawler capsized in the Bay of Bengal while trying to cross the sea to make an illegally entry to Malaysia.

December 4, 2019
December 4, 2019

Turkey Coast Guard chief meets Bangladesh counterpart

Turkey Coast Guard Command Rear Admiral (LH) Ahmet Kendir calls on Director General of Bangladesh Coast Guard Rear Admiral M Ashraful Haq at the latter’s office in the city’s Agargaon area.

November 28, 2019
November 28, 2019

Man held with 1600kg baby sharks

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard have arrested a youth along with 1600kg baby sharks, an endangered species, in Bhola Sadar upazila.

October 6, 2019
October 6, 2019

20 maunds venison seized in Barguna; one held

Coast Guard members arrests a man along with 20 mounds of venison from Baleshwar river in Patharghata upazila in Barguna.

February 22, 2019
February 22, 2019

12 held with over one lakh yaba pills in Cox's Bazar

Bangladesh Coast Guard yesterday detained 11 Rohingya men with 100,000 yaba pills from a fishing trawler on the Bay of Bengal in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar.

May 9, 2018
May 9, 2018

14 lakh yaba pills seized

Law enforcers, in separate drives, seized 14.40 lakh yaba pills worth about Tk 71 crore and arrested four from Cox's Bazar and Comilla in connection with the seizures.

May 8, 2018
May 8, 2018

14 lakh yaba seized from Bay

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard have seized 14 lakh yaba tablets worth about Tk 70 crore from the Bay of Bengal in Cox’s Bazar’s Teknaf upazila.

March 10, 2018
March 10, 2018

5 lakh yaba pills recovered in Cox’s Bazar

Coast guards recover five lakh contraband yaba pills worth around Tk 25 crore in Saint Martin’s Island of Cox’s Bazar.

August 3, 2017
August 3, 2017

6 Myanmar nationals held with 3 lakh Yaba in Teknaf

Lawmen detain six Myanmar nationals with three lakh contraband yaba tablets from an engine boat in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

4 Sundarbans ‘robbers’ killed in ‘gunfight’

Four alleged robbers are killed in what lawmen describe as gunfight during a joint crackdown of Rapid Action Battalion and Bangladesh Coast Guard in the Sarankhola range of the Sundarbans under Bagerhat district.