Police have arrested two people with weapons while preparing for a robbery in Comilla’s Burichang. They were detained during a raid at Shahdaulatpur village in the Mainamati union of the Upazila on Tuesday night.
The detainees were identified as Mizanur Rahman alias Kadi Mizan, 45, son of Shamsu Miah of Bajebaherchar village in Mainamati union, and Omar Farooq, 34, son of Alkas Miya of East Shahdaulatpur village in the same union.
Police said they were preparing for a robbery on the west side of Khalilur Rahman land in East Shahdaulatpur Para of Mainamati Union around 1 am on Tuesday. Upon receiving the news, the police conducted an operation and arrested them with weapons.
Burichang police under Devpur police outpost In Charge Jabedul Islam said two chisels, a hammer, and an iron rod were recovered from them. They were sent to jail through Comilla court on Wednesday morning.