6 jailed for attempt to snatch money from Rohingyas in Cox’s Bazar

08 Sep 2017, 13:35

NTV Online

Chittagong: A mobile court on Thursday sentenced six people to different terms of imprisonment for trying to snatch money from Rohingya refugees in Saplapur area of Teknaf upazila in Cox’s Bazar.

Mimtanur Rahman, senior assistant police superintendent of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) 7, said tipped off, they conducted a drive and arrested the criminals while they were trying to snatch money from the refugees after confining them.

Later a mobile court led by Teknaf executive magistrate Pranay Chakma awarded them the jail terms, according to a RAB press release.

Jubayer Helal, of Teknaf, was jailed for six months, Abul Kasem, of Maheskhali, for three months, Jalal Uddin, of Baradail village, Mostak Mia, of Lengurbil village, Kala Mia, of Saplapur village, Syed Alam, of Saplapur village for two months each.