Bhola UP Chairman’s son who beat journalist arrested

Sun Online Desk

1st April, 2020 04:01:48 printer

Bhola UP Chairman’s son who beat journalist arrested

The Chairman’s son who beat a journalist after calling him over phone was arrested from his home at Borhanuddin upazila in Bhola on Wednesday noon.

The arrestee was identified as Nabil Haidar, a Dhaka University student and youngest son of UP Chairman Jasim Uddin Haidar of Baro Manika Union in the upazila.

Additional Police Super (Lalmohon Circle) Md Raselur Rahman confirmed his arrest this noon.

Officer-in-charge (OC) Md Enamul Haque of Borhanuddin Thana said, “Journalist Sagor Chowdhury filed a case with Borhanuddin Thana accusing Nabil and 5 other unidentified persons on Tuesday night.”

According to the case statement, Nabil beat journalist Sagor as he (Sagor) mentioned that the fishermen in the Union were supposed to get 40 kgs of rice instead of 20 kgs from the relief fund.