Shibganj upazila chairman held | The Daily Star
10:10 PM, June 01, 2013 / LAST MODIFIED: 10:10 PM, June 01, 2013

Shibganj upazila chairman held

Police on Saturday evening arrested Shibganj upazila chairman in Chapainawabganj in connection with several criminal cases.

Keramat Ali is also the district nayeb-e-ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami, reports our Chapainawabganj correspondent.

Mizanur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Shibganj Police Station, said the law enforcers picked him up from his house at Jalmachhmari in Shibganj municipality area around 7:00pm.

Keramat is accused in several cases filed for different offences including assault on police and carrying out subversive activities, the official said.

Meanwhile, the BNP-led 18-party alliance in which Jamaat is a partner has called an eight-hour hartal in Chapainawabganj district for Sunday in protest against the arrest.

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Grameenphone and Robi:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222

Banglalink:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News

Top