The district police on Monday arrested the Jamaat-e-Islami district ameer Ali Azam Mohammad Abu Bakar .
Police also recovered some cocktail bombs and militant books from his possession, claimed police sources. He was arrested from in front of Ganges-Kobadak (GK) office under Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB).
Jhenidah Sadar police station officer in charge Amdadul Haque Seikh said they were informed that a gang of Jamaat and Shibir activists were gathering to conduct sabotage activities in the town. They raided the area and arrested Ali Azam Mohammad Abu Bakar, while his associates managed to flee immediately sensing police presence.
Later the police seized 10 cocktail bombs and a number of militant books from the spot.
The arrestee was wanted for a number of sabotage cases with Jhenidah Sadar police station, the