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Hefazat leader Mufti Habibullah Mahmud Qasemi held

The Detective Branch (DB) of Police

under Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested Hefazat leader Mufti

Habibullah Mahmud Qasemi from the city today.

DB’s Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Wari Division Abdul Ahad told BSS

that a team of the force from Demra zone of Wari arrested him from

Wasa crossing under Vatara police station around 5.30 pm on Wednesday

on the basis of secret information.

Qasemi is accused of leading the violence at Shapla Chattar on May 5, 2013.

Besides, he was directly involved in the recent sabotage incident

in city’s Paltan area.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)