The Anti-Terrorism Unit (ATU) of police has arrested three members, including chief, of a new militant outfit Tawhidul Uluhiah (Al -Jihadi) from the capital and north and south parts of the country.
The members of the ATU held Jewel Molla, 29, the chief, Rahul Hossain, 21and Gaziul Islam, 40, from the areas from September 13 to Saturday.
He said the outfit was launched about two to three months ago.
"The members of the organisation had a plan to carry out terror attacks in the country in 2024,"said the DIG.
The Police unit came to know that the outfit so far drew about 80 people to it.
He said that the police could bust the organisation before its destructive acts.