A Chapaianawabganj court on Thursday sentenced an Indian national to life term imprisonment in a case filed under the Arms Act.
Additional District and Sessions Judge Robiul Islam passed the order.
The convict is Milan Singha,37, son of Ratan Singha of Sukdebpur village in Malda district in India’s West Bengal.
On January 31,2018, a team of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detained Milan Singha with 7 guns, 74 rounds of ammunition and 14 magazines from Kapitola area in Shibganj upazila in the district, said Anjuman Ara Begum, Additional Public Prosecutor of the court.
Rab Sub-Inspector Golam Sarwar lodged a case at the Shibganj police station in this regard.
On March 1, 2018, the Investigation officer in the case submitted a chargesheet to the court accusing Milan Singha.