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2 suspected JMB members held in Rajshahi

  • Published at 03:03 pm May 1st, 2019
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RAB made the arrests after a raid

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested two suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi.

RAB detained the duo during a raid on Tuesday.

The arrestees are Kamal Hossain from Shatkundi village, and Saiful Islam from Diyarmanik Chak village.

Kamal was arrested in Ujanpara area, while Saiful was detained at his home village.

RAB 5 Captain ATM Moinul Islam said: “They are active members of the banned JMB. 

"We have recovered: three jihadist books, a notebook, two leaflets, a cell phone, three sim cards, and one memory card. We will take legal action against them [the duo],” he added.