Mufti Kazi Ibrahim arrested

Prominent Islamic speaker Mufti Kazi Ibrahim has been arrested by the Detective Branch (DB) of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).

Mufti Kazi Ibrahim was arrested from a house on Zakir Hossain Road in Mohammadpur on Monday night.

Confirming the matter, Dhaka Metropolitan Detective Police Commissioner AKM Hafeez Akhter said he was arrested and taken into custody at the DB office, where he is being questioned. Asked exactly why he was detained by the DB police, Hafiz Akhter said, “You will be informed later after the interrogation.”

According to a DB police source, Mufti Ibrahim has been talking on Facebook, YouTube and other occasions. Which is being discussed, criticized and debated. He is being interrogated in DB custody today to sort out those issues.