Rapid Action Battalion (Rab)

Rab facing difficulties in conducting operations due to US sanctions: Momen to Nuland

Bangladesh has said Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) is facing difficulties in conducting its operations due to US-imposed sanctions and this might encourage radical elements in the country and make the law-and-order situation worse and create regional instability.

March 28, 2022
March 28, 2022

US sanctions on Rab an abominable move: PM

Prime Minister sheikh Hasina today came down heavily on the USA for imposing sanctions on Rapid Action Battalion and some of its officials, terming it an “abominable move”.

March 21, 2022
March 21, 2022

Rab facing difficulties in conducting operations due to US sanctions: Momen to Nuland

Bangladesh has said Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) is facing difficulties in conducting its operations due to US-imposed sanctions and this might encourage radical elements in the country and make the law-and-order situation worse and create regional instability.

December 23, 2021
December 23, 2021

Rab arrests man for raping pregnant woman in Ashulia

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) yesterday arrested the prime accused in a case filed for raping a pregnant woman in Ashulia in July of this year.

November 5, 2020
November 5, 2020

UP member arrested for rape in Joypurhat

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested a union parishad member for allegedly raping a girl in Joypurhat early today.

November 4, 2020
November 4, 2020

Regent Group Chairman Shahed, MD charged for ‘possessing fake notes’

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) has pressed charges against Regent Group Chairman Mohammad Shahed and its Managing Director Masud Parvez in a case filed over possessing fake notes of Tk 1.14 lakh in July this year.

October 22, 2020
October 22, 2020

Rab arrests man for deceiving people with fake visas

Rab today arrested a man from Dhaka's Shah Ali area on charge of deceiving people with fake visas of different countries, luring them with jobs overseas.

October 12, 2020
October 12, 2020

ACI fined Tk 1 crore for using harmful chemical in Savlon hand sanitiser

A mobile court of Rapid Action Battalion has fined Advanced Chemical Industries (ACI) Ltd Tk 1 crore for using harmful methanol in its Savlon-branded hand sanitiser.

September 29, 2020
September 29, 2020

Swindling money from job seekers: 10 frauds held in Mymensingh

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members today claimed to have arrested 10 members of a fraud gang for allegedly swindling a large sum of money from people in the name of providing government jobs.

September 23, 2020
September 23, 2020

Man detained with 29 turtles in Patuakhali

Rapid Action Battalion has arrested a man along with 29 turtles from a bus on Patuakhali-Kuakata highway in Patuakhali last night.

September 10, 2020
September 10, 2020

4 Ansar al Islam members arrested in Dhaka, Rab claims

Rab claimed to have arrested four alleged members of banned militant group Ansar al Islam from Dhaka’s Darussalam area last night.