Police have arrested Rajshahi City Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Professor Abul Hashem.
He was arrested at 8 pm on Saturday night from his own residence at Binodpur in the city by a team of intelligence branch police.
Although his arrest has been confirmed by Rajshahi City Jamaat-e-Islami, police have yet to confirm about his arrest and whereabouts.
When asked about the arrest, Rajshahi City intelligence branch police in-charge officer Zahidur Rahman said that he had no information regarding the matter since he was at Dhaka on a training assignment.
On the other hand, city police spokesperson and intelligence branch assistant commissioner Sushant Chandra Roy said that he did not now about the matter, but that we would look into it and inform later.