Journo held under DSA in Khulna

Our Correspondent

22 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: Khulna Bureau Chief of NTV news Abu Taiyab has been arrested in connection with a case filed under the Digital Security Act (DSA).

Abu was picked up from his residence in Khulna’s Nur Nagar area late on Tuesday night by a police team.

“He was arrested around 10:0pm,” said Ahsraful Alam, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Khulna Police Station.

On Tuesday, Khulna City Corporation Mayor Talukdar Abu Khalek, also the president of Awami League’s Khulna city unit, filed a complaint against Abu for spreading propaganda against him on Facebook.

Subsequently, an FIR was lodged by the police on the basis of that complaint.