Meherpur Jamaat ameer among 13 held

Our Correspondent

2 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

MEHERPUR: Thirteen leaders and activists of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami including Meherpur unit ameer Tajuddin Khan, were arrested from a meeting on Thursday morning.

Five female Jamaat activists were also among the arrested.

Police arrested them from a house at Shibpur village in Mujibnagar upazila.

Police conducted a drive on secret information that top Jamaat leaders of the district unit sat in a secret meeting in the area, and nabbed them, said Mujibnagar Police Station OC Abdul Hashem.

A case was filed against them, he added.