Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) rescued a teenage girl when she was being trafficked to India through Dhannokhola frontier area in Sharsha upazila of the district on Wednesday evening.
BGB also arrested the girl’s traffickers Masud Rana, 24, son of Abdul Hamid and Shaon Gazi, 25, son of Rafique Gazi of Burujbagan village of the upazila. The victim Sumi Akhter, 15, is daughter of Abdul Gazi of Kaira upazila in Khulna district.
BGB-26 Commanding Officer (CO) Lt Col. Matiur Rahman said, on a secret information, BGB members conducted a drive in the area and rescued Sumi.
A case was filed with Benapole Port Thana in this connection. -BSS, Jessore