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4 Ansar al-Islam men held in Jashore

  • Our Correspondent
  • 6 September, 2021 12:00 AM
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JASHORE: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested four alleged members of banned militant group Ansar Al Islam from Manirampur upazila in the district on Saturday night.

The arrestees are Abdullah Al Galib, 24, Md Jafar Hossain, Shimul Khan, 20, Nadir Hossain, 30 and Muhammad Ali Sheikh, 20. In a press release, the RAB said acting on a tip-off, the team conducted a drive in Bhojgati union in the upazila and arrested the four with extremist documents.

Five mobile phone sets and a laptop were also seized from their possessions.