Brahmanbaria Mayhem: 466 Hefazat activists arrested...

Dhaka, Wednesday   16 June 2021

Brahmanbaria Mayhem: 466 Hefazat activists arrested

 Brahmanbaria Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:55 PM, 14 May 2021  

Brahmanbaria Mayhem: 466 Hefazat activists arrested

Brahmanbaria Mayhem: 466 Hefazat activists arrested

As many as 466 Hefazat activists have been arrested in the Brahmanbaria mayhem till last Wednesday, said a press release sent from the special branch of the district police on Thursday.

The press release further said that all of them were identified from photos and video footage of the incidents. All those arrested are involved in the violence.

A total of 56 cases have been filed over the violence — 49 at Sadar police station, four with Ashuganj police, two with Sarail police, and one with the railway police. Some 414 people have been named in these cases alongside 35,000 unknown individuals. 

Hefazat activists and supporters carried out vandalism in Brahmanbaria from March 26 to 28. They vandalized and set fire on more than 50 government and private installations.

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