Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested Hefazat-e-Islam leader Mufti Harun Izhar from a madrasa in Chattogram city's Lalkhan Bazar area on Wednesday midnight.
Mufti Harun Izhar was the Education and Cultural Secretary of the just defunct Hefazat-e-Islam and son of Mufti Izhar.
A team of the elite force conducted a drive at Jamiatul UlumAl Islamia Madrasha around 12 am and arrested Harun Izhar.
Mufti Harun Izhar was wanted in three cases filed over Hefazat violence in Dhaka in 2013.
BDST: 1220 HRS, APR 29, 2021