Jamaat-e-Islami leader in Nilphamari Sadar has been arrested allegedly for holding a secret meeting and for his involvement in anti-state activities.
The Jamaat leader Surat Ali Shah, 65, is nayebe ameer of Sanggolsi union, a resident of Kachharipara village.
Khan Mohammad Shahriar, Nilphamari Sadar Police Station OC confirmed the matter.
He said Surat Ali is an active activist and ameer of Sanggolsi union. He has been involved in some anti-state activities including holding secret meetings.
Surat Ali will be produced in court after the legal procedure, he added.
BDST: 1354 HRS, MAY 27, 2023