Hefazat leader Azharul arrested

16 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Detectives arrested Azharul Islam, former organizing secretary of Dhaka Metropolitan Hefazat-e-Islam, on Tuesday morning.

DMP’s ADC Media Iftekhairul Islam said he was arrested from Jatrabari area on sabotage charge, reports UNB.

He was an accused in a violence case over Shapla Chattar incident in 2013, he said.

DB Police said at least 50 Hefazat leaders have so far been arrested on sabotage charges.