Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)

Public prosecutor murder: HC upholds death penalty for 5 JMB men

The High Court has confirmed the death penalty for five operatives of banned outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for killing a public prosecutor of Jhalakati, Advocate Haider Hossain,...

November 7, 2018
November 7, 2018

JMB leader killed in 'gunfight'

The chief coordinator of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Shibganj upazila early yesterday.

May 13, 2018
May 13, 2018

4 female JMB operatives jailed for 5yrs in Sirajganj

A Sirajganj court sentences four female operatives of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for five years imprisonment on charge of carrying explosive substances. ...

November 16, 2017
November 16, 2017

5 ‘JMB militants’ held in Naogaon

Police arrest five suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in different areas of Atrai upazila in Naogaon.

November 6, 2017
November 6, 2017

4 Pallabi JMB men jailed for 12 years

Four militants of banned outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) have been jailed for 12 years in an explosives case filed with Pallabi police.

October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017

2 ‘JMB men’ held in Dhaka

Rapid Action Battalion claims arrest of two alleged activists of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Dhaka’s Sabujbagh and Wari areas.

August 29, 2017
August 29, 2017

JMB militant held in Dhaka

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims to have detained a suspected militant of "Sarwar-Tamim group of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)" from Abdullahpur...

August 28, 2017
August 28, 2017

Explosion in Mymensingh: 4 bombs, 8kg gunpowder recovered

Four bombs and more than eight kilograms of gunpowder were recovered today from the house in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh where a JMB suspect died during an explosion while making a bomb yesterday...

August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Aug 17 series blast: 14 JMB militants jailed for 20yrs

A Tangail court sentences 14 militants of banned outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) to 20 years’ imprisonment in August 17 series blast case in Tangail district 12 years ago.

July 7, 2017
July 7, 2017

4 ‘Neo JMB men' held in Rajshahi

Police claim to have arrested four operatives of “Neo JMB”, an ultra-radical offshoot of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), from Durgapur and Puthia upazilas of Rajshahi.

July 3, 2017
July 3, 2017

Couldn't root out militancy, but destroyed its network

Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque believes militants will not be able to carry out attacks as their strength has been reduced through continued police operations since the Holey...