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Five Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh men detained in Dhaka

Updated: Aug 12, 2016 14:21 IST

Dhaka, Aug. 12 (ANI): Dhaka police detained five alleged members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Mirpur area of the city on Friday.

Dhaka Metropolitan Police Deputy Commissioner (Media), Masudur Rahman said that about 875 grams of explosives and 25 detonators were also seized from possession of the detainees on Technical intersection of Mirpur, reports the Daily Star.

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police in a release have identified the detainees as Ariqur Rahman alias Atiq, Md Abdul Karim Bulbul alias Dr Bulbul, Md Abul Kalam Azad, Md Motiur Rahman and Shaheenur Rahman Hemel alias Tareq. (ANI)