Cartoonist Kishore walks out of jail
Published: 03:31 PM, 4 March 2021
Ahmed Kabir Kishore; File Photo
Imprisoned cartoonist Ahmed Kabir Kishore has been released from jail in a case filed under the Digital Security Act.
He was released from Kashimpur Central Jail Part-2 on Thursday afternoon.
Abdul Jalil, jail superintendent of Kashimpur Jail-2, informed reporters.
He said Ahmed Kabir Kishore’s bail papers reached Kashimpur jail around 11:00 am. He was released after reviewing the papers. Kishore’s relatives were present at the jail gate at that time.
The High Court bench comprising Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Mohammad Mostafizur Rahman on Wednesday granted him six months’ bail.