Two JMB men held

Staff Correspondent

31 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Police arrested two members of the outlawed militant group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Tejturi Bazar in the city’s Tejgaon area on Monday evening.

Tejgaon Detective Division of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) nabbed the duo, Asifur Rahman, 26, and Piash Sheikh, 28. A pistol, two bullets and Tk 35,000 in cash were seized from them.

They were accused in separate cases under Anti-terrorism Act- 2013 and were held earlier, said Shahadat Hossain Suma, additional deputy commissioner of Tejgaon Detective Division.