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Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) terrorist arrested in Goalpara

Police arrested a suspected Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT)  terrorist at a mosque in the Goalpara district of Assam on Saturday. The individual had been serving as an Imam at the mosque for the past two years and as a teacher in a madrassa in the district. The terrorist's nephew was also arrested and his brother surrendered to the police. ABT is a proscribed Islamic Jihadi organization in Bangladesh inspired by Al-Qaeda. This event took place on 08/20/2022 at the following location: Goalpara, India.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Arrest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 3

Source: Republic World