|Photo: Daily Amar Desh|
The police said Fazlur Rahman had been wanted in at least six cases, including one related to the killing of freedom fighter Altaf Hossain, lodged with the Khalishpur police, the police said.
Fazlur, who was cultural secretary of the Khalishpur unit Awami League, was expelled from the party for his alleged involvement in crimes, sources in the Khulna Awami League said. The battalion said one of its patrol teams early Thursday challenged three people riding a motorcycle on Rayermahal Bypass at Dumuria in the district. While the daily newspaper Amar Desh reports his family says -he was arrested in Dhaka Cantonment!
The team also seized two pistols and six bullets from the spot. Two cases has been lodged in this connection.