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2 ‘Neo-JMB’ members held with grenades in Ctg

 Chittagong Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 11:14 AM, 2 January 2018   Updated: 09:00 PM, 3 January 2018

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Two suspected militants of Neo-JMB have been arrested along with 10 grenades. Members of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime Unit (CTTC) arrested them from East Madarbari area under Sadarghat thana of the port city Chittagong on Monday night.

The arrestees were identified as Asfaqur Rahman alias Rasel, 22, hailing from Mymensingh and Rakibul Hasan Jony alias Salahuddin, 19, hailing from Comilla district.

A CTTC team raided on a house in East Madarbari area around 11:30 pm and arrested them along with the grenades and explosives, said A A M Humayun Kabir, additional deputy commissioner of Chittagong Detective Branch of Police.

The arrestees primarily confessed that they had a plan to attack police stations in the city, said the police personnel.