Youth held for spreading PM’s distorted image online

Sun Online Desk

17th January, 2020 11:36:29 printer

Youth held for spreading PM’s distorted image online

Police detained a youth charged with distorting Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's image and uploading the distorted version through 'offensive' posts on social media sites in Sylhet on Thursday.

The arrestee is identified as Mukter Ahmmed Rafi, 28, son of late Samshur Rahman, hailing from block-D at Ghasitula Hyarbon Mollapara area in Sylhet.

Confirming the matter, Md Selim Mia, officer-in-charge of Sylhet Kotwali Model Police Station, said Mukter shared distorted pictures on PM, ex-president, finance minister along with derogatory comments on his Facebook IDs.

Following this incident, Jahangir Alam, vice president of Sylhet city Sewchasebok leagues filed a case with the police station under Digital Security Act accusing Mukter.

Later, police arrested him in a raid, the OC added.