Man held for ‘derogatory remarks’ on PM, ministers

United News of Bangladesh . Kishoreganj | Published: 10:52, Jun 19,2020


Members of Rapid Action Battalion arrested a young man from Gachihata Bazar in Katiadiof Kishoreganj allegedly for derogatory posts on the prime minister and other ministers on his Facebook page Thursday night.

The arrestee was Shiblu Mia, 36, of the upazila.

Tipped off, a team of RAB-14 conducted a drive in the area and arrested Shiblu at about 8:00pm, said assistant director of RAB-14 Kishoreganj camp ASP Mohammad Ali Akkas.

Shiblu used to make derogatory remarks and spread propagandas against the prime minister and other ministers by opening a Facebook id ‘Zia Soinik Dal Kotiadi upazila Branch’, he said.

The elite force members also seized a mobile phone.

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