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Shahidul again filed bail petition

 Staff Correspondent :: staff-correspondent

 Published: 04:49 PM, 6 November 2018   Updated: 04:49 PM, 6 November 2018

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Shahidul Alam, arrested in the ICT case, again filed a bail petition to the High Court.

His lawyers have filed the bail petition in a new bench of the of the High Court on Tuesday.

Earlier, a High Court bench sent a bail petition to the Judicial Court for hearing on bail. Later on September 11, the bail of Shahidul Alam was rejected in the lower court.

On August 12, the court ordered Shahidul Alam to be sent to jail in the Information and Communication Technology Act. On August 5, DB police arrested Shahidul from Dhanmondi residence in the capital on the night.

It is to be noted that DB police detained Shahidul from Dhanmondi residence in the city on the night of 5 August on the allegation of misleading people with false information about propaganda and student movement on Facebook and electronic media.

DailyBangladesh/Adnan