New Delhi, Feb 19: Bangladesh has agreed with India to handover ULFA founder Anup Chetia, who is in Bangladeshi jail since 1996. The countries have mutually agreed on the handover but the formalities of how to handover is not yet decided. The handover will also include handover of Bangladeshi criminals who have fled to India.
"Since 2001, the BNP and Jamaat-e-Islami had ministers in their government who chanted slogans to turn Bangladesh into Afghanistan," Bangladesh's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hasan Mahmud said.
He said HuJI has cross-border linkages not only with Lashkar-e-Toiba but with other organisations also. "...There are cross-border linkages of these terrorists. Not only Lashkar and HuJI, but other terror organisations also. They (were) trained in Afghanistan, they were in Pakistan, then they came here (in Bangladesh)," he said.