CHATTOGRAM: Bangladesh Jewellers Association (BAJUS) Chattogram district unit staged a demonstration demanding immediate arrest of those involved in the murder of its member jeweller Biman Dhar.
The protest was held on Chattogram Press Club premises in the port city’s Jamal Khan area on Sunday. BAJUS members and jewellers from different upazilas of the district took part in the event.
He assured the family members of Biman that the association would continue to be with them.
The president also warned of waging tougher movement keeping the jewellery shops shut if their demand is not met.
BAJUS Chattogram General Secretary Pranab Saha, Vice President Sidul Dhar, Biplob Basak, Joint Secretaries Kajol Banik, Pradip Guha, Treasurer Pratap Dhar, Bidhan Dhar, Nurul Absar Chowdhury, Narayan Karmakar, Pradip Chowdhury and Sadhan Dhar addressed the event, among others.
Biman’s wife Priyanka Dhar, children Archita Dhar, Ayan Dhar and Tanmoy Dhar also took part in the protest.
Later, the jewellers took out a protest procession that dispersed in front of their office in the city’s KC Dey Road.
BAJUS Chattogram district unit issued a 72-hour ultimatum to arrest the killers on Thursday.