Police arrested five people on Sunday as part of the murder of local Jubo League leader Arbinda Chakma in Jurachhari upazila, UNB reports.
Those arrested include Lakkhi Lal Chakma, a member of the Dumduma Parishad Union in Jurachhari, Uttam Kumar Chakma, Shakma Hands, Rabidhan Chakma and Hemanta Chakma.
In addition, Rangamati Police Commissioner Shafiul Sarwar said the suspects were arrested during a police raid in the morning.
On December 5, Arbinda was shot dead by unknown people in Mitingachhari Bazar of Jurachhari upazila.
A group of criminals opened fire on Arbinda as he was returning home after attending a party meeting at Upazila headquarters, leaving him dead on the spot.