JCD activist held with petrol bomb in Laxmipur

Detectives in a drive arrested a local Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activist while he was reportedly trying to carry out sabotage in Baghbari area of the district town on Sunday night.The arrested was identified as Rakibul Islam Rakib, son of Anwar Hossain, resident of Banchannagar village of Sadar upazila and a local JCD activist.Police arrested Rakib along with a petrol bomb from the area around 11:30pm while he was trying to hurl it at a vehicle, said Mohammad Abdullah, officer-in-charge of the Detective Branch of Laxmipur police.Meanwhile, police in separate drives at different areas of the district arrested five BNP-Jamaat men early Monday. -UNB, Laxmipur