Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata police arrested another mastermind of Khagragarh blast Burhan Shiek (30) this evening from B.B Ganguly Street under Muchipara police station area in Central Kolkata.
He is a resident of Mangalkot in Burdwan .
"Burhan was absconding since 2014. He was a wanted accused for National Investigating Agency (NIA)," a STF official said. "NIA had announced reward of Rs 30000 for his apprehension," he said.
On October 2, 2014 , two people were killed in an accidental blast at Khagragarh in Burdwan district of West Bengal, that was militant group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh's (JMB) den.
The NIA had claimed that the blast at Khagragarh in Burdwan district led to the detection of a wide terror network that was working along the borders and in areas including Burdwan, Murshidabad and other places.UNI BM
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