Sunderbans robber gang 'Master Bahini' surrenders Tuesday

Sunderbans robber gang ‘Master Bahini’ surrenders Tuesday


Dhaka – Sundarbans-based infamous forest robber gang ‘Master Bahini’ will formally surrender Tuesday in Bagerhat, Unb news agency reported.Nine members of the gang, including ringleader Mostafa Sheikh alias Kader Master, 46, will surrender their arms and bullets to Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan in Mongla in the afternoon.
Six other gang members are Mohammad Sultan Khan, 58, Mohammad Sohagh Akon, 37, Mohammad Fazlu Sheikh, 35, Mohammad Solaiman Sheikh, 28, Mohammad Shahin Sheikh, 28, and Mohammad Sumon Sarker, 34.
Earlier, the robber gang was scheduled to surrender on Sunday.
However, the formal surrender was postponed as the home minister could not attend the programme due to inclement weather.
Mostafa hailing from Rampal upazila in Bagerhat district formed the gang ‘Master Bahini’ several years ago.
They used to attack trawlers of fishermen, golpata and wood cutters and honey collectors and abduct fishermen for ransom in deep forests of the Sundarbans.


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