Police arrested a local leader of Bangladesh National Party (BNP) in an explosive case from Natunbazar area at Biswanath upazila in in Sylhet on Saturday noon.
The arrestee was identified as Abdul Hai, member of Sylhet District BNP and senior joint-secretary of Biswanath upazila unit BNP.
The accused was produced before the court showing him arrested in the explosive case filed by police, said Md Samsuddoha, officer-in-charge of Biswanath Police Station, reports UNB.
On September 2, four crude bombs were blasted simultaneously in different spots of the town. However, no one was injured in those blasts.
Later, Sub-inspector Sabuj Kumar of Biswanath Police Station filed the case accusing 50-60 unnamed people including Abdul Hai.