Fake police vehicle seized; held for aiding terror accused
Tiljala: Traffic police personnel while carrying out a drive to clear no-parking areas found a Maruti Omni with a “police” sticker parked in a no-parking zone on Picnic Garden Road on Thursday.
The officer-in-charge of the Tiljala traffic guard, Souvik Chakraborty, spotted the car. The owner of the car, identified as Sukumar Das, allegedly failed to explain why he had pasted a “police” sticker on his vehicle. Cops seized the vehicle and Das was arrested on charges of impersonation.
Calcutta: A man was arrested for allegedly providing logistic support and funding to the suspected Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh operatives arrested in the city last week.
Lalu Sen alias Rahul Sen alias Rahul Kumar, 38, was arrested in Barasat on Wednesday. “He used to support the JMB operatives by arranging funds for them through hawala and by preparing forged IDs for them,” said a police officer.