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5 BNP leaders-activists held in Sylhet
Police have arrested five leaders and activists of BNP from Biswanath and Osmaninagar upazilas of the district on Sunday night.
The arrestees are Biswanath upazila BNP general secretary and former chairman of Alangkari union parisad Lilu Miah, Alangkari union BNP general secretary Altab Ali Member, Khajanchi union BNP leader Abdus Shahid, Alangkari union Jubo Dal leader Abu Sufian and Osmaninagar upazila BNP organising secretary Md Yahia.
Contacted, Binoy Chakrabarty, sub-inspector of Biswanath Police Station, and Md Shahidullah, officer-in-charge of Osmaninagar Police Station admitted the arrests of BNP leaders and activists.
Sylhet BNP leaders alleged that police have started raiding the houses of their party men and arrested them ahead of Khaleda’s Monday visit to offer fateha at the shrines of Hazrat Shahjalal (R) and Hazrat Shah Paran (RA).