The police in Jheniah detained a leader of Islami Chhatra Shibir (ICS) with five hand bombs on Sunday morning from Diabetic Hospital area in the town, said police sources.
The arrestee was identified as Farid Hossain, 26, son of Sabder Hossain of Haripur village under Sadar upazila. Farid was the ICS acting general secretary of Sadar upazila unit. Jhenidah Sadar police station officer-in-charge Amdadul Haque Sheikh told the media acting on a tip-off, police conducted a drive at Diabetic Hospital area in the town, arresting arrested Farid and recovering five hand bombs from his possession.
The arrestee was produced before court in Jhenidah on the same day.