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Five 'Ansar Al Islam' men held

Five 'Ansar Al Islam' men held

RAJSHAHI, Oct 6: Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members arrested five alleged members of banned militant outfit Ansar Al Islam in Puthia upazila on Friday, reports UNB. The arrestees are Anisur Rahman, Shahidul Islam, Nazrul Islam Mollah, Babar Munshi and Shahin. A press release of Rab-5 signed by its commanding officer Lt Col M Mahbubul Alam said the alleged militants were arrested from Bharuapara and Bil Kazipara during a drive that began around 3am. It said Anisur and Shahidul were arrested in the early hours. Based on the information provided by them, the elite force arrested Nazrul and Babar from Kazipara while Shahin from Bharuapara Bazar.

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