A team of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-7) today detained an arms dealer with four one-shooter guns from Chattogram's Karnaphuli area.
The detainee is Md Ali Akbar, 50, hailed from Noakhali's Hatia upazila.
Assistant Director (Media) of RAB-7 Md Mahmudul Hasan said, "We have detained him after conducting a drive at Shikalbaha area of Karnaphuli and seized the guns and 23 round of bullets from him."
In primary interrogation, he confessed that he was on his way to supply the arms to the pirates of Hatia, he added.
A case has been filed against him with Karnaphuli police station.