Barpeta police have arrested six youths who were involved in Terrorism(Jihadi) activities. The youths have been identified as Mufti Suleman Ali (33), Zahidul Islam (39), Saddam Hussain (25), Musharf Hussain (27), Makibul Hussain (24) and Rashidul Islam (28), Barpeta SP Amitava Sinha said addressing the media today.
Police had seized 15 mobile phone handsets along with 21 sim cards and some books in the Arabic language from them.
Earlier on 5 March, 2022 Barpeta Police had arrested a Bangladeshi National along with members of Al-Qaida in the Indian Subcontinental (AQIS). Based on their input the police had made the recent arrests.