• Saturday, May 30, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:25 am

10 journos injured in Satkhira Press Club attack

  • Published at 08:44 pm May 30th, 2019
web_i91AbQe0K2JVJQkWedTusfoeNQupLVrwDlOJWHgv.jpg
Satkhira Press Club UNB

Police officials condemned the attack and said strict actions will be taken against those who are trying to create unrest in Satkhira

Ten journalists were injured in an hour-long attack by hundreds of unknown miscreants at Satkhira Press Club yesterday.

Journalists who were beaten with hockey sticks and iron rods said, the miscreants disabled the CCTV cameras before launching the attack around 12am.

The law enforcement agencies – standby 100 yards away – rescued the injured journalists after a while.

Satkhira Press Club President Prof Abu Ahmed, District Correspondent Abul Kalam Azad of Channel I, Prothom Alo Staff Reporter Kallan Banerjee, and District Correspondent Mamataz Ahmed Bapi of Somoy TV were among the ten injured. They are recieiving treatment at Satkhira Sadar Hospital.

Deputy Commissioner & District Magistrate SM Mostafa Kamal, Satkhira Superintendent of Police Md Sajjadur Rahman and other police officials visited the spot after the attack.

Police officials condemned the attack and said strict actions will be taken against those who are trying to create unrest in Satkhira.

Journalists in the district called for human chain and rally on Friday morning to protest the attack.

The journalists claimed that they spotted Mir Mahmud Hasan Lucky and Mahi Alam among the attackers, brothers of Satkhira MP Mir Mushtaque Ahmed Robi.

59
57
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail