3 ‘Neo JMB’ member held in Jhenidah


Jhenidah, July 28: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested three suspected members of Neo JMB’s ‘Sarwar-Tamim’ group from different parts of the district on Thursday.

The arrestees are identified as Rana Hossain, 25, son of Amirul Islam Monwar Hossain, 30, son of Mujibor Hossain of Sadar upazila and Ashraful Alam, son of Shohor Ali of Kotchandpur upazila.

Tipped off, a team of Rab-6 conducted separate drives in Sadar and Kotchandpur upazilas and arrested them around 5 pm, said Major Manir Ahmed, Company Commander of Jhenidah Rab-6.

Later, they were produced before the Senior Judicial Magistrate SM Maniruzzaman where they made their ‘confessional’ statements under section 164.