The Rapid Action Battalion has arrested an Awami League activist in connection with the killing of Phulgazi upazila chairman Ekramul Haq. The arrestee, Abul Hossain Jahangir, 45, is a member of AL Sharshadi unit in Feni Sadar, said Rab-7 Feni Camp Captain Major Mohiuddin.
Tipped off, Rab-7 members raided Gazaria Kandi village of Sharshadi union and made the arrest.
After primary interrogation, Rab handed over Jahangir to Feni Model Police Station.
With the latest arrest, law enforcers have detained 23 people for alleged involvement in Ekram killing.
Assailants shot and burnt to death Ekram in his car in the district town on May 20.