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FENI: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) personnel on Saturday arrested eight persons, including the prime suspect Abidul Islam Abid for their alleged involvement in Fulgazi upazila council chairman Ekramul Haque murder.
The detained were identified as Abid, Kazi Sanan Mahmud, Zahidul Hasan Saikat, Md Zihad, Shajalal Uddin Sipon, Chowdhury Md Nafiz Uddin Onik, Sajjadul Islam Patwary and Md Helal Udin.
RAB’s Additional Director General Col Ziaul Ahsan confirmed the arrests to banglamail.
Detail of the incident could not be known immediately.
Earlier, four persons were held for their alleged involvement in Fulgazi upazila council chairman Ekramul Haque murder.
On May 20, miscreants shot and burnt to death the chairman of Fulgazi upazila in Feni also the President of Awami League upazila unit in his own car.
A group of miscreants attacked the car carrying Ekram in Academy area of the upazila at about 11:15am and forced his driver out of the vehicle, police said, quoting local people.
Later, the miscreants torched the vehicle with Ekram inside, leaving him dead on the spot.