3 including “Lady Gang” leader Simi arrested
Published: 09:08 PM, 28 August 2020 Updated: 09:15 PM, 28 August 2020
Lady Gang leader Tahmina Simi alias Simran Simi
Police have arrested three people, including Lady Gang leader Tahmina Simi alias Simran Simi, accused of attacking a girl at her home in Chattogram. They were arrested at different times since last night and sent to court on Friday.
The arrestees are- Md. Shakhawat, son Sirajul Islam of Nayabazar area under Halishahar police station of the city, Md. Lamim Shawon son of Ajibur Rahman of East Colony area under Bandar Police Station, and Tahmina Simi, daughter of Kamal Hossain of Cement Crossing Barbari area under EPZ police station.
EPZ Police Station OC Utpal Barua said three people were arrested and sent to court on the basis of a complaint filed by Mohana Akter (Adhora Ahmed on Facebook). Attempts to arrest the remaining suspects continue.
On Tuesday, a video of a group of teenagers going to Mohana Akhter's residence in Bandartila Kasai Road area of EPZ Police Station and beating her went viral on Facebook.
According to the investigation, five members, including Simi, beat Mohana over an online lady gang culture dispute. Later they themselves spread the video on Facebook.