Two sub-inspectors (SI) of Shah Ali police station in the capital have been arrested by the police on charges of extortion. Shere-Bangla Thana police arrested them at around 11:30 pm on Tuesday night.
The two accused SIs are SI Tuhin Kazi and Moshiur Rahman Tapas. Currently both of them are working in Shah Ali police station.
They are being detained and interrogated in specific cases, said Mosharraf Hossain, duty officer of Sherebangla Nagar police station. However, he did not agree to talk about this in detail.
Two SIs will be arrested if evidence is found about their involvement in extortion, police said. However, it is not yet known in which case and from where they have been arrested.