The arrestee was wanted in several cases
The Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan police detained Nur Alam alias Nuru, a listed terrorist of the port city, from Begumganj upazila of Noakhali district on Friday night.
A joint team of the detectives and Akbar Shah police station arrested Nuru, accused in several cases filed with different police station in Chittagong, said DB Inspector Kamruzzaman.
At least 28 criminal cases including drug trading, hill cutting and timber smuggling were pending against him with different police stations in the city, Kamruzzaman added.
Besides, he was sentenced to 17 years in prison in an arms case in 2019.