Hefazat leader Korban held

Staff Correspondent

21 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Detective police arrested Hefazat-e-Islam Dhaka Metropolitan Unit vice-president Maulana Korban Ali from Bashabo in the capital on Tuesday afternoon.

Iftekharul Islam, additional deputy commissioner (media and public relations) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, confirmed it to the Daily Sun.

A Gulshan division team of Detective Branch of police arrested Korban Ali from his residence at 5:30pm over the recent mayhem carried out by the leaders and activists of Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh in the capital opposing the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, he added.

Korban Ali is also joint-secretary general of the central committee of Khelafat Majlish.