Nur released within an hour
Published: 10:02 PM, 21 September 2020 Updated: 02:02 AM, 22 September 2020
Within an hour of his arrest, Nurul Haque Nur, former vice-president (VP) of the Dhaka University Central Student Union (DUCSU), was released.
DB Joint Commissioner Mahbub Alam confirmed the matter to media on Monday night.
Nur has been released, he said.
Earlier, some people including Nur were arrested after a chase with the police at Mats Bhaban area around 8:30 pm.
Earlier, a rape case was registered against six people including Nur. The Chhatra Odhikar Sangrakkhan Parishad, a national student body, held a protest rally at Dhaka University on Monday evening following the case lodged against Nur. Later, a clash between the agitated students and police forces took place when they reached at Matsa Bhaban area.
A few people including Nur were detained from there.
A police source said several members of the police were injured in the clash. The detail will be formally informed later, it added.
The accused in the rape case are- Hasan Al Mamun, Nazmul Hasan, Nurul Haque Nur, Md. Saiful Islam, Nazmul Huda and Abdullah Hill Baqi. Among them, Hassan al-Mamun and Nur have been charged with aiding and abetting rape.