Bangladesh officials say police have detained a top adviser to former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia.
Hannan Shah was taken from his home to a police station in the capital, Dhaka.
Right after he was arrested, in an exclusive interview with Voice of America, Mr. Shah said that the police was not able to show any papers regarding why they were arresting him. He said he was arrested because he was active in politics.
Amir Khasru has the details of the interview.