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Suspected JMB couple sent to jail in Bogra

  • Published at 01:03 am November 14th, 2018
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Tuhin Sarkar, 27, and his wife Rumi Akhter, 21, of Melandaha upazila in Jamalpur district were incarcerated on Tuesday

A Bogra court has sent a couple, who were arrested on Monday night following allegations that they are members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), to jail.

Tuhin Sarkar, 27, and his wife Rumi Akhter, 21, of Melandaha upazila in Jamalpur district were incarcerated on Tuesday.

Acting on a tip-off, a team of the Detective Branch (DB) of Police conducted a drive and apprehended the couple in the Kalitala area of Sariakandi upazila around 9:15pm Monday. 

The matter was confirmed by Nur-e-Alam Siddique, officer-in-charge (OC) of Bogra DB.

He also said DB sub-inspector Firoz has filed a case against the couple with Sariakandi police station.