8 passport brokers detained in city


PV Report : Police detained 8 passport brokers in a raid conducted in front of the city Panchlish-based Zonal Passport Office yesterday. 170 passports have been seized from their possession. ADC AAM Humayun led the drive.
ADC Humayun said these brokers were openly bargaining with the passport seekers in front of the Panchlish UN park. They were caught red handed.
He said a total of 14 persons were nabbed, among them eight were brokers. They are Pradip Chowdhury, Md. Osman, Md. Kamrul Hasan, Md. Jashim, Rashed Uddin, Babla Sarkar and Abdul Mannan.