Jamaat leader arrested in Sylhet
Sylhet, 08 March 2015, Nirapad News: Police arrested a local leader of Jamaat-e-Islami from South Surma Upazila in Sylhet on Friday night.
The arrested was identified as Shamsul Islam, 45, Ameer of Baraikandi union unit of Jamaat and son of late Abdur Rakib of Lauai Parbatpur village of the Upazila.
Police said on secret information, a team of South Surma police camp conducted a drive in Lalabazar area and arrested Samsul at about 8:00 pm.
The arrested was wanted in several cases including for torching vehicles during hartal-blockade, police said.