Jubo League suspends Samrat, Arman

06 Oct 2019, 16:12

UNB

Jubo League Executive Committee on Sunday suspended its Dhaka south unit chief Ismail Hossain Samrat and Vice-President Enamul Haque Arman for their ‘unsocial and anti-party activities’.

A press release signed by Jubo League’s Education Affairs Secretary Mizanul Islam Mizu announced the decision hours after Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested the duo in Cumilla.

Lt Col Sarwar Bin Kashem, director of Rab’s legal and media wing, said Samrat and Arman were arrested from Chauddagram upazila around 5am ‘on specific allegation’.

On September 24, the government imposed a travel ban on Samrat.

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested Jubo League’s Dhaka South unit President Ismail Hossain Samrat and his associate Arman in Cumilla on early Sunday.

Lt Col Sarwar Bin Kashem, director, legal and media wing of Rab, said they arrested the duo from Chauddagram upazila around 5am ‘on specific allegation’.

A local representative, seeking anonymity, said Samrat had taken shelter in the house of transport businessman Monir Hossain at Kunja Sreepur village in Alkara union.

On September 24, the government imposed a travel ban on Samrat.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal recently said the Jubo League leader would be arrested if police found any proof against him.