Some other party leaders have also been arrested
Detectives have arrested former Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami MP Shahjahan Chowdhury in Chittagong.
Some other party leaders were also arrested with Shahjahan on Tuesday night, reports UNB.
However, details regarding the identities of the other leaders have not yet been disclosed.
A team of Detective Branch of police arrested Shahjahan—also city Jamaat ameer—and the others at Chandanpur Darul Ulum Madrasa, Chittagong Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md Mahabubor Rahman said.
He said they are interrogating the Jamaat men.
Shahjahan faces about 50 violence cases, police said.