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BNP leader Ishraque held in city

Published : 06 Apr 2022 09:46 PM | Updated : 07 Apr 2022 02:33 PM

Police arrested Ishraque Hossain, a BNP leader and son of late BNP leader and former mayor of Dhaka City Corporation (DCC) Sadek Hossain Khoka, from the city's Motijheel area on Wednesday.

“Ishraque Hossain was arrested from Motijheel area at about 11 am on Wednesday,” deputy commissioner (Motijheel Division) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Md Abdul Ahad told BSS.

He said police arrested Ishraque, a former mayoral candidate of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC), as he was wanted in a case.

Police arrested the BNP leader while he was distributing leaflets in Motijheel area protesting price hike of essential commodities.

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