Bangladesh police arrested three people, including North South University’s acting pro-VC Dr Gias Uddin Ahsan, for renting out a flat to the attackers of Holey Artisan restaurant.
North South University. North South University
The news about the arrest was confirmed by Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Masudur Rahman on July 16, who said they also arrested Ahsan’s nephew Alam Chowdhury and building manager Mahbubur Rahman Tuhin.
Dr Gias Uddin Ahsan. North South University
According to Rahman, associates of the five attackers had first moved into the flat on May 16 where police found sand-filled cartons. The police suspect these were used to carry the grenades used by attackers.
Attackers involved in Gulshan attack. Click it Tefaq
The terrorists who gunned down 22 people, brutally torturing many, were identified as university students. Two of them, Bangladesh claimed, followed Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.