The editor of Daily Sangram Abul Asad was shown arrested in a case filed under the Digital Security Act by ward 36 Muktijoddha commander Afzal Hossain.
Later, he was taken to court.Earlier on Friday evening, leaders of Muktijuddho Mancha vandalised the office of Jamaat-e-Islami mouthpiece ‘Daily Sangram’ which described executed war criminal Abdul Quader Molla as a ‘martyr’.
Molla, infamously known as 'the butcher of Mirpur', was hanged on Dec 12, 2013 after conviction by the International Crimes Tribunal.
Leaders and activists of the Mancha, led by its President Aminul Islam Bulbul and Secretary Al Mamun, gathered in front of the office around 5pm and attacked it about an hour later.
They vandalised several televisions, computers and furniture.
Police later came to the spot and took the Sangram editor to Hatirjheel Police Station.