Hefazat-e-Islam leader Mufti Rizwan Rafiqi has been arrested by the Dhaka Metropolitan Detective Police (DB). He was arrested in the Mugda area of the capital on Friday (September 16th) night on charges of inciting leaders over the violence at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque.
A team of Motijheel Division of police’s Detective Branch held him from Mugda area. Of the capital on Friday night.
Iftekharul Islam, the additional deputy commissioner of the media and public relations division of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, confirmed the matter .
DB chief AKM Hafiz Akter said Rafiqi would instigate those Hefazat leaders who were arrested over the violence at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque.
More details about his activities would be known after taking him into remand, the official added.