The NIA has arrested another member of the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh in the city, a day after the nabbing of the outfit’s top leader Mohammed Jahidul Islam, wanted in several terror cases, officials said today.
29-year old Adil Alias Assadullah, a resident of a village in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district, was arrested near the Cantonment Railway station on August 7 in connection with the bomb blast at Kalchakra Maidan in Bodh Gaya on January 19, 2013, a statement from the National Investigation Agency said.
He was said to be the close associate of Jahidul Islam, who was arrested by an NIA team from nearby Ramanagara. Assadullah was produced before an NIA special court which granted transit remand for being taken to Patna. Read More