Jamaat leader arrested in Sirajganj

Police arrested a local leader of Jamaat-e-Islami from Patdhari village in Salanga upazila of the district on Sunday night.The arrested was identified as Anwar Hossain, 32, secretary of Barahar union unit Jamaat and son of Barat Ali, a resident of Pagla village of the same upazila.Ullapara Model Police Station officer-in-charge Tajul Huda said on a tip-off, a team of police conducted a drive in the area and arrested Anwar Hossain around 10:30 pm.Police arrested Anwar on charges of his involvement in subversive activities and obstructing on duty police, the OC added. -UNB, Sirajganj