The Detective Branch (DB) of Police has detained Mufti Kazi Ibrahim from his residence in Dhaka for interrogation.
A special DB team detained Ibrahim from his house in Mohammadpur College Road area of the capital after 2:00pm last night (Monday). He is being questioned at the DB office on Minto Road in the capital.
Confirming the matter, Additional Commissioner of Police and DB Chief AKM Hafiz Akter said, "There are allegations that Mufti Ibrahim delivered fabricated information in his discourse on Facebook and YouTube. I am interrogating him to verify them."