Portraits of Bangabandhu, PM damaged in Sarishabari

Our Correspondent

22 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

JAMALPUR: Miscreants have vandalised the portraits of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attacking Sheikh Russel Smriti Boys' Club in Sarishabari upazila of the district.

Club president Mostakin Mia lodged a complaint with Sarishabari Police Station in this regard on Sunday afternoon.

Club advisor Mukul Hossain said a gang of 15/20 miscreants, led by Kamal Uddin, Julhas Uddin, Minhaj and Almas, attacked the club at village Maguriapara around 8:30 pm on Saturday when a meeting was being held to mark Amar Ekushey and the International Mother Language Day.

They vandalised portraits of Bangabandhu, the Prime Minister, Awami League organising secretary Mirza Azam MP, state minister for Information Dr Murad Hasan and poura mayor Monir Uddin and threw at an adjacent ditch.

Being intercepted they also beat up club members, vandalised furniture and looted valuables.

Police station's ASI Shahadat Hosain said action would be taken after visiting the spot and investigation.