Six BNP-Jamaat men arrested in Rangpur

Kotwali police arrested six leaders and activists of Jamaat and BNP and its front organisations here on Wednesday night for their alleged involvement with various recent violence and subversive activities, police sources said.Of them, police arrested two union level leaders of Jamaat including Monnaf Ali, 45, and Mizanur Rahman Bulu of Chandanpat union under Sadar upazila in the district.Besides, Kotwali police arrested four leaders and activist of BNP and its front organisations including Akkas Ali, 45, Nazmul Islam, 26, Bulu Mian, 28 and Taizul Islam from different places in the city.The arrested persons are allegedly involved with various subversive activities like hurling petrol bombs on passenger buses and other vehicles and other terrorist activities conducted by them in recent days at different places.After primary interrogation, the arrested persons were produced before different Rangpur courts from where they were sent to the jail hajat later this afternoon, the sources said.BSS, Rangpur