Political Leaders & General People Arrested – Police Crackdown[Sub]-Dec 27,2013


More than hundred people were arrested in the dead of the night in Mirpur on Dec 27th, 2013. Political leaders and general people are being arrested on a daily basis from different districts around the country. Dhaka Metropolitan Police have denied this as “mass arrests” and responded in the interest of people’s security, the opposition 18-party meeting cannot be held in front of the BDN Central Office on Dec 29th, 2013. To describe in numbers, “more than 300 people are arrested by the operation of joint force. Police has arrested 87 people in Jessore and Comilla. 10 Cocktail has been rescued during operation in Jessore. 7 people from different places of Saver, 8 people from Natore, 12 people from Bramhonbaria are being arrested. Joint force has arrested 14 leader and activist during their operation in Jaipurhat. Police have been arrested 64 people from Chittagong city. Joint force has arrested 23 from Khulna, 16 from Shariatpur including 3 Jamat activists, 4 from Magura, 14 from Thakurgaon, 5 from Sylhet, 2 from Jhalokathi and Shariotpur, 4 from Lakshmipur, 29 from Vola, 7 from Narayanganj.”



Source: ProgressBD