Burdwan blast: NIA takes custody of five accused

Kolkata: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday said it has taken custody of five accused involved in the Burdwan blast case.

It said that the persons taken on remand include Moulana Yusuf and Abul Kalam, both already charge-sheeted in the case, while the others are Rafique, Jahidul Islam and Sahidul Islam.

“These accused persons were earlier arrested by the Special Task Force of Kolkata Police,” said an NIA official.