A ward-level Awami League leader of Rajshahi city went missing since four people “abducted” him from his shop at Seroil Colony area of the city yesterday.
Kamrul Islam, 48, is a wielding workshop owner and general secretary of ward-19 unit of AL, said Shahadat Hossain, officer-in-charge of Boalia Police Station, quoting his family members.
Police detained Mohammad Jasim, an employee of the workshop, for interrogation.
Jasim, who was present at the workshop during the incident, said four plainclothes men in an olive microbus arrived at Kamrul's workshop at 2:30pm. Two of them got down from the vehicle and took away Kamrul after having a brief talk with him.
Since then, Kamrul is traceless, said his son Polash.
Kamrul is not accused in any criminal cases, said OC Shahadat.