The upazila's South Hamchadi Juba Dal Organizational Secretary Najrul Islam Jashim 30 and his three other accomplices--Farhad Uddin Sifat, 18, Noman, 22, and Mahbubur Rahman Hridoy, 18, were detained following the operation, he said. The police are not yet clear on whether Jashim and Sattar had any previous dealing or if it is simply a case of extortion. The SP said, "Jashim, along with his henchmen, threatened and forced the cheques to be written . The police were lying in wait at Lakshmipur town NCC Bank after receiving the complaint and managed to nab Sifat. Based on information from his interrogation, the others were also nabbed following raids at various places in the area.
Source: bd News24 January 12, 2017 07:10 UTC