Iqbal, who placed Holy Quran on Cumilla puja mandap, arrested: Home minister
Iqbal Hossain, the man who was seen placing the Holy Quran at the Nanua Dighir Par puja mandap in Cumilla city on October 13, was arrested tonight from Cox's Bazar.
"It is confirmed that Iqbal was arrested," Home Minsiter Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told The Daily Star.
He, however, declined to elaborate.
He was detained around 10:00pm from Cox's Bazar sea beach and is now being taken to Cumilla city, Rafiqul Islam, additional superintendent of Cox's Bazar district police, earlier confirmed to The Daily Star.