Four cryptocurrency dealers held in city

Staff Correspondent,, Dhaka
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Rapid Action Battalion arrested four cryptocurrency dealers from capital’s Darus Salam area on Sunday afternoon.

The elite force also seized two laptops and two debit cards from their possessions, said a press release.

The arrestees are—Hamim Khan Prince, 32, Rahul Sarkar, 21, Sanjib De Titas, 28 and Md Sohel Khan, 20. All of them hailed from Faridpur district and students of various educational institutions.

RAB said Hamim Khan Prince is the ringleader of the gang and rest three are his aids. They transact around Tk 1.5 crore in a month through cryptocurrency.

They also buy pornography from dark porn sites and later circulated these to various porn sites exchanging cash.