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28 Jamaat-Shibir activists arrested in city

DHAKA, Feb 2, 2017 (BSS) - Police today arrested 28 women activists of Jamaat-Shibir from a house of city's Mohammadpur area as they were holding a secret meeting there.

"Acting on a tip-off, police arrested them from the first floor of a house at Tajmahal road in city's Mohammadpur area at 2.45 this afternoon, "said Hasib Al Faruque, Assistant Commissioner of Mohammadpur zone.

They are involved with Jamaat-e Islami Bangladesh and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir, said the official.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)