Alexa 4 ‘Ansar al-Islam’ militants held in capital

Dhaka, Tuesday   12 November 2019


4 ‘Ansar al-Islam’ militants held in capital

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 12:38 PM, 21 October 2019   Updated: 04:43 PM, 21 October 2019

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Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested four members of the banned militant group Ansar al-Islam in the capital. All of them are active members of the organization.

They were detained on Monday morning in separate drives in the capital’s Gabtali and Aminbazar areas.

In the morning, RAB’s Assistant Director of Law and Media Branch Mizanur Rahman confirmed the arrest.

However, their names were not known yet. It was also not known whether there were any cases against them.

The matter will be briefed at a press conference at RAB Media Center at noon.