22 arrested while voyaging to Malaysia illegally
Malaysia, 05 March 2015, Nirapad News: Navy officials have detained 22 people from outer anchorage area of Chittagong port while attempting to travel to Malaysia illegally.
The detainees include 15 passengers, three traffickers and four boat men, according to a press release issued by Bangladesh Navy.
Navy’s Special Warfare Diving and Salvage (SWADS) team chased the engine boat carrying them sensing its suspicious movement and detained them from the outer anchorage area around 12 am on Thursday.
The detainees would be handed over to Potenga police, the press release stated.