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Jamaat acting secy-general, publicity secy arrested

Edit Date:9/19/2011 12:00:00 AM


Mon, Sep 19th, 2011 9:01 pm BdST
Sep 19 (bdnews24.com) — The police have arrested Jamaat-e-Islami acting secretary general A T M Azharul Islam from the party's Maghbazar headquarters.

Ramna deputy commissioner Krishnapada Roy told bdnews24.com on Monday that he was arrested in the evening.

Jamaat's Dhaka city chief Rafiqul Islam Khan told bdnews24.com that police have also arrested the party's publicity secretary Taslim Alam.

The arrests follow major clashes between Jamaat activists and police that broke out earlier in the day and continued for several hours in Dhaka's Bijoynagar and Muradpur in Chittagong.

Demonstrators set ablaze 23 vehicles in Dhaka and Chittagong cities, including a police car.

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