Bangladesh, Sept. 20 -- The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Sunday arrested an electrician for providing an illegal electric connection to Pashchim Talla Baitus Salat Mosque in Narayanganj where 33 people were killed in an AC blast.

The arrestee is Mobarak Hossain who worked at the mosque on regular basis.

He was arrested from Paschim Talla area, said Narayanganj CID Inspector Md Babul.

CID found an illegal electricity line at the mosque which was connected by Mobarak.

He was shown arrested in a case filed in connection with the blast.

Mobarak also confessed to his crime.

Earlier on Saturday, CID arrested eight suspended officials of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd over the blast.

A Narayanganj court ...