- December 12, 2017
Samad played an important role in the terror outfit New JMB and personally recruited more than 50 youths into the militant organization
Kabir Sarkar, the convener of Ashulia thana unit Jubo League, has been extorting money through his associates
A total 23 people have been arrested so far in connection with question paper leak
Details regarding the matter will be disclosed in a press briefing later in the day
The Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit (CTTC) detained top New JMB leader Abdus Samad alias Arif Mamu alias Ashiq and two others on Wednesday night
‘He [Akayed] might have been self-radicalized through the internet,’ Monirul says.
US and New York State prosecutors on Tuesday brought separate charges against 27-year-old Manhattan bomber Akayed Ullah, accusing him of using a weapon of mass destruction in Monday’s bombing of a Manhattan commuter hub.
Akayed Ullah is the Bangladeshi immigrant who has been arrested over the blast in an underground passageway in Manhattan on Monday
Police on Monday recovered the dead body of a businessman from his flat at Aftabnagar in Dhaka’s Badda area
Police also recovered jihadi books in the drive
‘Upon receiving information from locals, we rushed to the location and found the deceased at the flat’
Jihadi books and leaflets were also recovered in the drive
Farhad dodged questions about whether he could identify his abductors or whether they were more powerful than RAB
The suspected contract killers- ‘Pichchi’ Al Amin and Saddam Hossain- were identified by a one Helal Uddin, who was hired by a Bangladeshi expat to kill Banani businessman Siddique Hossain Munshi.
The move follows the arrest in October of four people, including a first officer of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, on suspicion of plotting an act of sabotage.
The men have been identified as ‘Pichchi’ Al Amin and Saddam
The abductors did not demand ransom in any of these recent cases, and in some instances, the kidnappers did show interest in the belongings of the abductees
Police also seized a foreign pistol, 15 rounds of bullets, a magazine, four knives and a machete from their possession.
Businessman Siddique Hossain, owner of a recruiting agency, was gunned down by the group of miscreants in Banani on November 14
According to a report published on Tuesday by the Association for the Prevention of Drug Abuse (Manas), about 90% of yaba tablets enter Bangladesh through the Naf River