BNP Vice Chairman and advisor to the party chairperson, Khaleda Zia, Habibur Rahman Habib, 69, has been arrested by the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB).
This information was obtained from a message sent by RAB-2 on Tuesday.
He was detained in the Mirpur DOHS area under the jurisdiction of Pallabi Police Station in the capital city.
The arrest is linked to a case involving the alleged insult of the High Court and contempt of court. RAB stated that his arrest was prompted by his failure to comply with a High Court order to appear in court.