• Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
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3 suspected JMB men arrested with arms, bomb making materials in Kurigram

  • Published at 12:36 am August 4th, 2018
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According to Bogra police sources, the operation was conducted on the basis of information provided by an arrested JMB member

Police in have arrested three suspected JMB men with equipment for making arms and bombs in the Rajibpur upazila of Kurigram.

The arrested men are Tofazzal Hossain alias Tota Mia, 30, Rafiqul Islam, 40, and Abdul Hamid, 50.

A special team of Bogra district police, along with members from the Rajibpur, Dhushmara and Rowmari police stations, arrested them in the early hours of Friday.  

During the raid, a Chinese pistol, two magazines and acid were recovered from them.

Rajibpur police station Officer-In-Charge Rabiul Islam and Dhushmara police station OC Ruhani PPM confirmed the news of the arrests.

However, the two police officials were unable to comment if the men were JMB members or not.

Meanwhile, a source from the Bogra police said the operation was conducted on the basis of information provided by an arrested JMB member.