Youth shown arrested for militant link | The Daily Star
07:30 PM, October 16, 2017 / LAST MODIFIED: 08:13 PM, October 16, 2017

Youth shown arrested for militant link

The youth who went missing yesterday after he was "picked up" by unidentified men on his way to office in Dhaka has been shown arrest by Rapid Action Battalion today.

Read more: Youth goes missing

Reasat Elahi Chowdhury, 28, was picked up from Tejgaon area yesterday morning, Commanding Officer of Rab-3 Lieutenant Colonel Emranul Hasan told The Daily Star.

“He was an active member of Sarowar-Tamim group of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and a close associate of militant leader Imam Mehedi Hasan, who was arrested by Rab on September 21,” the Rab official said.

Reasat was produced before a Dhaka court today and the court has put him on a three-day remand, he said. 

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