|Published : 15 Mar 2017, 15:51:12|
DB detain JMB leader in Sirajganj
Detective Branch (DB) of police detained a leader of the outlawed terror outfit Jamatul Mujahedin Bangladesh (JMB) from Betokandi village in ullapara upazila of Sirajganj district Tuesday night.
The arrestee was identified as Abul Kalam Ajad, 60, a school teacher and resident of the same area, according to BSS report.
Waheduzzaman, officer-in-charge of district DB police, said on a tip-off, a team of the elite force conducted the raid in the area and arrested Ajad.
Abul Kalam Ajad was the general secretary of Sirajganj Zila Branch JMB in 2012, sources said.
Different cases were pending against him, police said.
Ajad was produced before the court on Wednesday morning.