Earlier on Saturday, a team of the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit raided a terrorist hideout in Purba Tatriuli area in Karmadha of the upazila and detained 10 people, including Sohail Tanjim’s wife. He also had three children with her.
Local people told that at around 11 am some unknown people were going towards Maulvibazar District Sadar by auto rickshaw. Suspecting them, the locals stopped their vehicles and caught 17. Later, they took him to the UP office.
The local people further said that they collected the photograph of doctor Sohail Tanjim from the police when he fled during the CTTC raid on the terrorist hideout. The face of one of the 17 people was similar to that of Sohail. The local people suspect him to be Sohail.