3 Ansar al Islam men held in Rajshahi

Sun Online Desk

2nd April, 2020 04:01:33 printer

3 Ansar al Islam men held in Rajshahi

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested three suspected members of banned militant outfit Ansar al Islam from Cityhat area of Shah Makhdum Thana in Rajshahi on Wednesday night.

The arrestee are identified as Yusuf Ali alias Saurav, 21, son of SM Selim Hossain, hailing from Syedpur village of Tarash upazila in Sirajganj, Sakil Khan, 20, son of Saiful Islam, from Karkela village of Chatmohor upazila in Pabna and Sauvik Hasan alias Saurob, 20, son of Anwar Hossain, from Bothor village of the same upazila.

Confirming the news, ATM Mynul Islam, company commander of RAB-5, said, on secrete information, a team of law enforcers conducted a drive and arrested them while they were holding a clandestine meeting in the area.

They are handed over to the Shah Makhdum Police Station after filing a case against them, he said.