Rab yesterday arrested two suspected members of banned militant outfit JMB from a madrasa in Fatullah.
The arrestees are: Mehedi Hasan alias Murad, 24, and Md Amanullah, 33.
Rab conducted a raid on information that some JMB men were holding a clandestine meeting there.
They seized books on militancy, fliers and a laptop, said Alep Uddin, senior assistant director of Rab-11, in a press statement.
Murad told Rab he joined JMB in 2014. He motivated Amanullah, a madrasa teacher, to join the outfit.
Meanwhile in Pabna, Rab arrested five suspected members of banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team from Bera and Santhia upazilas yesterday, reports our correspondent.
Rab-14 commander Hafizur Rahman said acting on a tip-off, Rab arrested them from their homes, and seized books on militancy. The arrestees were handed over to Bera police, said the OC.