Continuing its crackdown against jihadis in the State, the Barpeta Police on Sunday arrested two more jihadi from Barpeta and Nalbari district, taking the total number of arrested jihadis to seven within five days.
Ahead of the Independence Day, the Barpeta police arrested one identified as Safikul Islam in connection with his suspected involvement with jihadi groups. Safikul was arrested from Kaplabori area under Nalbari district.
On the other hand, acting on a tip off, the Barpeta Police also arrested another suspected JMB member from Howly area in Barpeta district. The arrested suspected jihadi has been identified as Danish Ali.
Earlier on Saturday, the Barpeta police have arrested one JMB member identified as Mustafijur Rahman from Barpeta district. Prior to that, they have arrested four more jihadis from different locations in Barpeta and Chirang districts.