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Comilla city councilor held

Published : Friday, 21 April, 2017 at 3:21 PM Count : 128
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Comilla: Police have arrested newly elected councilor of Comilla City Corporation Ekram Hossain Babu from City’s Thakurpara area.

Kotwali police station Officer in-charge (Investigation) Salahuddin confirmed the arrest but did not provide details about the reason of the arrest.

Sources said police raided Thakurpara around 11:30pm on Thursday and arrested councilor Babu from a house where he alongwith some followers had been staying since the election.

Babu was elected councilor of word No.8 on March 30 election. He is an activist of Jamaat-e Islami Bangladesh.

Babu was an accused in 15 cases filed under Special Powers Act, Explosive Substances Act, anti-terrorism and Women and Child Repression Prevention Act with different Courts in Comilla, police said.


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