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Renowned poet Rabindra Gope detained

  • Published at 07:59 pm June 13th, 2019
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He was arrested on Thursday, over allegations from locals, for engaging in anti-social activities

Police have detained Bangladesh Folk Art and Crafts Foundation Director and Poet Rabindra Gope in Sonargaon, Narayanganj.

He was arrested on Thursday, over allegations from locals, for engaging in anti-social activities.

According to sources, Rabindra Gope was using the museum’s guest rooms for his illegal purposes for years. On Thursday noon, locals got infuriated, and caught him in the act. Later they handed him over to the police.

Sonargaon police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Moniruzzan Monir confirmed the incident.