The woman who indiscriminately cut-off trees of rooftop garden of a house at CRP road under Savar in Dhaka has been arrested.
A team of police led by sub-inspector (SI) Nur Mohammad Khan arrested Khaleda Akter Lucky, 45, on Wednesday noon.Duty officer Parvin of Savar thana confirmed the matter to media.
SI Nur Mohammad Khan said legal process is under way against local resident Selim’s wife Lucky.
Earlier on Tuesday, a video of cutting down plants on the rooftop eventually went viral on social media.
The video created a huge outrage across the country as people flooded the video post with comments.
The video was recorded by a neighbour who cared for and had planted much of the rooftop plants.In the video, Khaleda, wife of Selim Al Din who is the owner of two flats in the building, was seen chopping down plants of the rooftop garden with a sharp object.
Watch the video of arresting the woman here: