5 Ansar al-Islam men held in Rupnagar...

Dhaka, Tuesday   09 March 2021

5 Ansar al-Islam men held in Rupnagar

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:19 PM, 23 January 2021  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

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Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested five active members of the banned militant group

RAB has arrested five active members of the banned militant group Ansar al-Islam from the Rupnagar area in ​​the capital.

RAB-4 ASP Md. Ziaur Rahman Chowdhury confirmed the information. However, the identities of the detainees have not been known yet. 

“Upon receiving information – five active members of Ansar al-Islam staying at Rupnagar area in the capital – the RAB conducted a drive around 11:00 pm on Friday. Extremist books and leaflets were recovered from them at that time,” said ASP Md. Ziaur Rahman Chowdhury.

The senior RAB official also said that detailed information in this regard will be given through a press release.

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