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PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH:
Anwarul Islam Masum released

Update info:
3 Sep 2013 (Suspended)
Latest info:
25 Jun 2013
Country:
PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF BANGLADESH
Subject:
Anwarul Islam Masum
Gender : m
Period:
3 Oct 2013
Distribution date:
3 Sep 2013
UA No:
154/2013

Bangladeshi opposition activist Anwarul Islam Masum, who is understood to have been taken from his home in Rajshahi by police officers on 4 April, has been released. 

Anwarul Islam Masum is a university student and Rajshahi City Office Secretary of Bangladesh Islami Chhatra Shibir (BICS), the student wing of the opposition political party Jamaat-e-Islami. Members of his family had reported that in the early hours of 4 April, 30-40 officers from the Bangladesh Police and the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) had taken Anwarul Islam Masum from his home in Rajshahi.. His family recently reported that Anwarul Islam Masum has now been released. 

No further action is requested from the UA network. We would like to thank all those who sent appeals. Please do no further campaigning on this case, so as to ensure the safety of those involved.

This is the first update of UA 154/13. Further information: http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/ASA13/010/2013/en

Name: Anwarul Islam Masum

Gender m/f: m