Another Hefazat leader arrested
Published: 07:21 PM, 22 April 2021
Hefazat-e-Islam`s Dhaka metropolitan office secretary and Islami Chhatra Samaj general secretary Ihteshamul Haque Sathi; File Photo
Police have arrested Hefazat-e-Islam's Dhaka metropolitan office secretary and Islami Chhatra Samaj general secretary Ihteshamul Haque Sathi.
He was arrested from Bangshal area of the capital on Thursday afternoon.
Joint Commissioner of Detective Police Mahbub Alam confirmed the information. He said Ihteshamul Haque Sathi was involved in sabotage in Shapla Chattar area in 2013. The leader's involvement is also linked to the recent sabotage following Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Dhaka visit.
So far, 13 central leaders of Hefazat-e-Islam have been arrested from different areas of the capital since April 11.