Acting chairman of Shibganj upazila held in C’nawabganj


Chapainawabganj, Nov 23: A joint forces team arrested acting chairman of Shibganj upazila Saima Khatun during a drive from her residence at Mirzapur village of the upazila early hours on Monday in an extortion case.

Saima Khatun is also a leader of the local unit BNP.

Moinul Islam, officer-in-charge of Shibganj Police Station, said the joint forces team conducted a drive at her residence at the village around 2am and arrested her.

She was accused in several cases including an extortion case filed on Sunday last, added the OC.