10 BNP-Jamaat men among 49 arrested in Rangpur

Police in separate overnight drives arrested 49 persons, including, ten leaders and activists of BNP, Jamaat and Shibir from different places here last night, police sources said.
The arrested persons include four leaders and activists of BNP and six more of Jamaat-Shibir of different areas in the district.The arrested leaders and activist of BNP, Jamaat and Shibir are allegedly involved with recent subversive activities like hurling petrol bombs, killing innocent people, blasting cocktail bombs and other terrorist activities in recent times.
Besides, police arrested more 39 persons, including absconding accused persons of different cases, warrantees, thieves, muggers, drug traders, anti-social elements and other suspicious people from all eight upazilas in the district.
After primary interrogation, the arrested persons were produced before different Rangpur courts today, the sources said.