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Moulvibazar youth arrested for FB post on PM

  • Published at 04:02 pm August 12th, 2018
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A post containing a derogatory image and text about the prime minister was shared using Shoaib Ahmed’s Facebook account

Police arrested a youth in Moulvibazar on charges of making a derogatory post about Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the social networking site Facebook.

The youth – Shoaib Ahmed, 24 – was arrested in the Padma Chhara tea garden area of Kamalganj upazila, early on Sunday. 

Confirming the matter to the Dhaka Tribune, Kamalganj police station Sub-Inspector Champak Dam said: “A post containing a derogatory image and text about the prime minister was shared using Shoaib Ahmed’s Facebook account.

“Shoaib was arrested after Adampur Union Jubo League General Secretary Moynul Haque filed a case under the ICT act against him.”

The suspect hails from Madhyabhag Village under the same upazila.