Saturday, January 19, 2019 | ePaper

BNP candidate Milon, 3 others arrested

  • Print


Staff Reporter :
At least four more leaders, including a BNP candidate for the Gazipur-5 Constituency, were arrested by a section of law enforcement agencies across the country on Thursday.
In Gazipur, Fazlul Haque Milon, BNP candidate for Gazipur-5 constituency, was arrested by the detectives from his residence in Kaliganj upazila of the district on Thursday afternoon.
A team of Detective Branch (DB) of police detained him from his residence around 2:30pm, police said.
In Sirajganj, police arrested at least three BNP leaders from Belkuchi upazila of the district.Manowar Hossen, Mamun Hossen Borad and Amirul Islam Samrat were picked up at 4 am on Thursday.  
Anwarul Islam, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Belkuchi Police Station, said the arrest was made in cases filed for committing acts of sabotage.
The trio will be produced in the court, OC said.

More News For this Category

Traffic chaos as DITF draws huge crowd

Traffic chaos as DITF draws huge crowd

Special Correspondent :The Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) drew a huge number of visitors on Friday, as it was a weekly holiday. The overwhelming participation of visitors apparently turned

Hundreds of vehicles remain stuck as 20km traffic gridlock on the one side of the Dhaka-Chattogram Highway causing sufferings to commuters at the week end day. This photo was taken from Madanpur area on Friday.

Hundreds of vehicles remain stuck as 20km traffic gridlock on the one side of the Dhaka-Chattogram Highway causing sufferings to commuters at the week end day. This photo was taken from Madanpur area on Friday.

.

JOF's 'nat'l dialogue' a drama: Dr Hasan

Staff Reporter :Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Friday said that Jatiya Oikyafront's 'National Dialogue' would be one kind of drama.After debacle in the election, the BNP has been

PM to announce firm stance against graft

Staff Reporter :General Secretary of Awami League Obaidul Quader on Friday said, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will unveil her government's firm stance against corruption, terrorism and drugs through a

Minor girl killed after rape in N'ganj

Staff Reporter :A seven-year old girl has been murdered after rape in Rasulbagh of Siddhirganj upazila in Narayanganj district.The deceased was identified as Tanjil, daughter of one Anwar Miah,

Savar rape case accused found dead

Staff Reporter :Police have recovered the bullet-hit body of a man who was an accused in a case filed on charge of  "gang-rape" of a garment worker in Ashulia,

Govt to take punitive action

M M Jasim :The government is going to take stern action soon against the financial corruption in the private universities soon.The government took the decision watching some private universities

Trump cancels US team, Speaker Pelosi's trips to Devos

Al Jazeera News :US President Donald Trump has cancelled his delegation's trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, next week due to the ongoing partial government shutdown.Press

Fire breaks out at closed jute mill in Ctg

Fire breaks out at closed jute mill in Ctg

UNB, Chattogram :A fire broke out at a closed jute mill in the city's AK Khan area on Friday afternoon.Deputy assistant director of Chattogram Fire Service and Civil Defence

BD nat'l shot dead by BSF

UNB, Thakurgaon :A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead by members of Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) inside Indian territory along Dharmagarh border in Ranishankail upazila early Friday.The deceased was