The alleged leader of the murderous Feb 25-26 BDR mutiny,
Touhidul Alam, and four others were arrested Tuesday in the capital, RAB said.
"Five including DAD Touhid and DAD Abdur Rahim have been arrested in
Hajaribagh," commander AK Azad, director of legal and media wing of the
elite Rapid Action Battalion. Rahim was earlier identified as a sepoy.
"It was a joint operation of the RAB intelligence wing and local RAB 2,
based on information from another intelligence agency," RAB later said in
"They were arrested in a residential area near the Methorpatti (sweepers'
colony) in Hajaribagh at 5:30pm," the statement said.