Detectives in a drive arrested 14 leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami from Bhadai village in Habiganj Sadar upazila on Friday morning on charges of sabotage plan.
The other arrested are: Habiganj district unit ameer Mukhlesur Rahmanon, nayeb-e-ameer Muhammad Abdur Rahman, secretary Muhammad Mushahid Ali, Habiganj municipal Jamaat ameer Kaji Mohosin Ahmed and 10 others leaders of different upazilas.
Being tipped off about a secret meeting of Jamaat leaders, a team of the Detective Branch (DB) of police conducted the drive in the house Mukhlesur Rahman at Bhadai village around 9am and arrested them. The DB members also seized Tk 100,000 cash, 4,000 jihadi leaflets, 70 books and 16 mobile phones from the spot, according to UNB. –Mithun