Two ‘militants’ held in Bogura

Staff Correspondent

28 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

BOGURA: Detective Branch (DB) police on Friday arrested two suspected activists of the banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) from the Sadar upazila of the district.

The arrestees were identified as Md Iqbal Hosen Sarkar (40) and Md Jayedur Rahman alias Abdullah (38), according to a press release issued by Bogura police.

A team of DB (Bogura police) acting on a tip off conducted a raid in Baghopara area under the Sadar upazila of the district around 12:05 am and arrested the duo.

Detectives also recovered one firearm, two rounds of bullets, sharp weapons, explosives and leaflets and books on militancy from their possession.