3 ‘JMB men’ held in C’nawabganj


22nd November, 2019 12:25:37 printer

3 ‘JMB men’ held in C’nawabganj

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested three members of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), a banned militant outfit, from, Char Raninagar of Sadar upazila in C’nawabganj early Friday.

The arrestees are Manirul Islam, 30, Ziaul Haq, 33 and Hossain Ali, 39.

Tipped off that a group of people gathered in the area for holding a clandestine meeting, a team of Rab-5 conducted a drive in the area and arrested three people around 3:30 am, said a press release of Rab-5.

The elite force members also recovered some jihadi books and leaflets from their possession.