Police have arrested a listed member of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Baghmara of Rajshahi.
Abdur Razzak, 38, is the 14th militant arrested in the district since March 10. Two of them are members of the Old JMB while the others are from Harkat-ul Jihad al-Islami Bangladesh (HujiB).
Son of Noor Muhammad from Jugipara village of the upazila, Razzak was picked up from his house around 5am Wednesday, OC Nasim Ahmed said.
“Razzak will be shown arrested in a case filed against him previously under the Anti-Terrorism Act and produced before a court,” the OC added.
On Tuesday, Baghmara police arrested Abdul Quddus, 44, from Shantopara of Jugipara. He was a close aide of JMB second-in-command Siddiqul Islam alias Bangla Bhai.