Police, in a drive, arrested an active member of the outlawed outfit Jamatul Mujahedin Bangladesh (JMB) from Baruha village of Chilimpur union in Sadar upazila this morning.
The arrested was identified as Aman Ullah Liton, 40, son of Hashem Uddin, a resident of the same area.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of police from Tangail Model Police Station conducted the drive in the area and arrested Liton from his house, said Najmul Haque, Officer-in-Charge of the Police Station.
Liton was absconding after getting bail from the court, the OC added.
Two cases were pending against him with Delduar Police Station.
Besides, a police team arrested two alleged drug peddlers with 2,500 pieces of yaba tablets from Shibpur Bazar in Sadar upazila today.
The arrested are Babul Miah, 35, and nasir Uddin, 30.