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3 suspected JMB members held in Chittagong

  • Published at 09:54 pm July 12th, 2019

They were arrested from Halisahar on Thursday

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested three suspected members of the banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Chittagong.

They were arrested from Halisahar on Thursday.

The arrestees are- Md Ashfaq ur Rahman Nayan alias Arif alias Anik, 26, Md Roni Ahmed alias Roni, 31, and Md Ripon Mandal alias Ripon, 30.

RAB-11 conducted a drive and arrested the trio around 11pm with books on militancy, leaflets and a laptop, said a press release.

During primary interrogation, the detainees confessed that they have been involved with the banned militant organisation for a very long time and were planning acts of sabotage.