Central Hefazat organising secy Azizul Haque arrested
Published : Monday, 12 April, 2021 at 3:24 PM Count : 357
Detectives have arrested Hefazat-e-Islam's central unit organising secretary Azizul Haque Islamabadi in a case filed over arson attack in Dhaka's Motijheel area in 2013.
He was arrested from Hathazari of Chattogram on Sunday.
Md Mahbub Alam, joint commissioner of the DMP's Detective Branch, confirmed media on Monday afternoon.
"Azizul Haque had been made accused in five cases filed for mayhem wreaked by Hafazat -e-Islam in the capital's Shapla Chattar on 5 May 2013. DB police arrested him in those cases," he said.
The Hefazat leader was missing since Sunday evening after he left Hathazari Madrasa after attending a meeting.
At that time a number of Hefazat leaders claimed that he was detained in Hathazari Police Station.