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50 Jamaat men held in Natore

NATORE, Police in a drive arrested 50 Jamaat-Shibir

activists including former Jamaat Amir of the district and the President of

district unit Islami Chhatra Shibir, the student wing of Jamaat-e-Islami,

from a secret meeting in Singra upazila here today.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Singra Thana Nur-e-Alam Siddique said, on

information, Singra police conducted the drive this noon in Chak Gopal area

and nabbed them including former Amir Belal uz Zaman and Chhatra Shibir

President Md Hamidur Rahman.

The police team arrested them while they holding a secret meeting in the

area to carry out subversive activities in the upcoming Mujib Barsho

function, he added.

A case is being processed to file and the detainees were placed to Singra

Thana, the OC added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)