Associates of 'militant' Abdullah held in Narayanganj

Dhaka, Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Associates of 'militant' Abdullah held in Narayanganj

Poriborton Correspondent 2:30 pm, October 10, 2017

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Associates of 'militant' Abdullah held in Narayanganj

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in an overnight drive arrested two alleged militants from Siddhirganj area in Sadar upazila of the district on Monday night. The arrested were identified as Somrat Mia, 21, and Shahadat Hossain, 22, associates of suspected militant Abdullah who was killed in a security raid at Mirpur in Dhaka

On secret information, a team of elite anti-crime force conducted the raid on the house of Somrat in the area last night and arrested them, said additional DIG of RAB-12 Selim Mohammad Jahangir.

RAB-12 CPC Commander Bina Rani Das said, "Samrat and Shahadat were arrested based on information given by two militants arrested from Elenga area in Tangail. They were staying in Narayanganj to execute arson attack in Narayanganj."

Earlier, on September 5 two siblings Nurul Huda Masum (30) and Majharul Islam Khokon who were members of Neo-JMB were arrested in drive at spiritual leader Syed Abul Hasan Chisti's house in Masinda village in Kalihati upazila of Tangail were arrested.

Masum and Khokon are active members of the high echelon of Ne0\o-JMB's Tamim-Sarwar group.

 

/MR/

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