8 youths held for ‘misbehaving’ with army men at Rooppur

24 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

PABNA: Police arrested eight young men on charges of misbehaving with army personnel working in Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant area under Ishwardi upazila of the district on Saturday.

The arrestees were identified as Rimon Hossain, 21, son of Imran Ali, Shaon Hosan, 23, son of Dulal Hossain, Asif Hossain, 21, son of Alal Hossain, Monwar Hossain, 20, son of Liton Hossain, Shanta Hossain, 19, son of Mithun Hossain, Fazle Rabbi, 21, son of Nurul Islam, Bappi Hossain, 20, son of Sirajuddin and Munna Hossain, 20, son of Sirajul Islam of Char Rooppur village in Ishwardi upazila.

Atiqur Rahman, in-charge of Rooppur Police Camp, said the eight young men entered the power plant area in vehicles in the evening.

When the army personnel asked them why they entered the area, they misbehaved with them. They also failed to provide their driving licences and other necessary documents of their vehicles, the police officer said.

Later, the army personnel detained the youths and handed them over to police.