Detectives arrested a leader of Islami Chhatra Shibir, student wing of Jamaat-e-Islami, in Rajshahi city early Sunday for his alleged involvement in the attack on Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Tawhid Al Hossain Tuhin.
Tuhin, general secretary of the BCL’s Rajshahi University unit, was hacked allegedly by some Islami Chhatra Shibir activists on the RU campus Thursday night. The assailants cut the tendons of his right hand and right leg.
DB police arrested Abdullah Al Masum, 24, publicity secretary of Shibir of Rajshahi city committee, at Upashahar early Sunday, Alamgir Hossain, inspector of DB Rajshahi, told The Daily Star.
Masum was involved in all types of violence including launching attacks on police, snatching of firearms from law enforcers and blasting homemade bombs in the city since November last year, the inspector said.