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JPC president condemns attack on BFUJ president

Jatiya Press Club (JPC) President Farida Yasmin on Sunday strongly condemned the attack on Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalist (BFUJ) president Omar Faruk by a section of leaders and activists of Jatiyatabdi Chhatra Dal (JCD).

Protesting the incident, the JPC president also urged the authorities concerned to arrest the criminals immediately, said a press release.

Some JCD leaders attacked BFUJ president Omar Faruk on the JPC premises on Sunday during a programme of the student wing of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).

“Such attack on the BFUJ president was an attack on the journalist community. We are concerned about such incidents. The journalist community cannot accept such attack in any way,” she said.

The JPC president also urged the authorities concerned to bring the attackers to book.