Five JMB men held in the city
26 November 2015, Nirapad News: Detective Branch (DB) of police last night arrested five operatives of the banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for their suspected link to subversive acts including bomb attacks at Hussaini Dalan, in the old city.
The DB personnel arrested the JMB men, Chan Mia, Md Omar Faruk alias Manik, Md Shah Jalal, Hafez Ahsanullah Mahmud and Md Kabir Hossain from different parts of the capital city in an overnight drives, DB sources said.
Of the arrestees, some were accused of carrying out criminal attack on police at Ashulia check post.
Earlier on October 22, three bombs were exploded in front of Hussaini Dalan while the Shia community was preparing to bring out a procession in which some were injured. One of the injured succumbed to his injuries at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
A case was lodged to this end.