JMB suspect arrested | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, February 19, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, February 19, 2019

JMB suspect arrested

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claimed to have arrested a suspected member of banned militant outfit of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Dinajpur Sadar upazila on Sunday.

Rab also said they seized a pistol, 3 bullets and jihadi books from possession of the suspect, identified as Nazrul Islam alias Nurulla, 40, son of late Dr Abtab Uddin alias Ata of Khanpur village in the upazila.

Acting on a tip-off, a team of Rab in Dinajpur made the arrest and seized the items after raiding Khanpur Bazar area in Sadar upazila on Sunday evening.

During primary interrogation, the arrestee admitted that he had been raising funds, recruiting members for the outfit and providing training to them, said Maj Masud Rana, commanding officer of Rab in Dinajpur.

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