Three active members of the banned Islamist outfit Jamaatul Mujahidin Bangladesh were arrested in two special drives by Rapid Action Battalion-5 on Tuesday.
The arrested persons are Md Rahmat Ali, 47, son of late Abdul Gofur of Chakla Miapara under Shibganj in Chapainawabganj, Md Jahangir Alam, 43, son of Md Mofiz Uddin of Par Eklaspur Biswaspara and Md Moazzem Hossain, 30, son of Md Hazrat Ali of Chakla Kamartekpara both under Shibganj.
RAB said, acting on special detective information, RAB conducted a drive at Durgapur Purbopara area in sadar upazila at around 1:15am and arrested Rahmat.
Later, RAB raided at Chakla area in Shibganj and arrested Jahangir and Moazzem. During primary interrogation, they admitted that they were active members of JMB, the sources added.
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