Misbehavior with couple on Noboborsho, 2 DB police suspended...

Misbehavior with couple on Noboborsho, 2 DB police suspended

 Cumilla Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:09 PM, 15 April 2022   Updated: 07:10 PM, 15 April 2022

The vicitm couple; Photo taken from Facebook

The vicitm couple; Photo taken from Facebook

Two members of the DB police have been suspended for allegedly misbehaving with a couple on Bangla Noboborsho (Bangla New Year – Pahela Baishakh) at Nagar Udyan in Cumilla.

The action was taken against the accused on Thursday night after a video was spread on social media.

Cumilla Superintendent of Police Faruk Ahmed confirmed the matter on Friday afternoon.

Meanwhile, in the video spread on social media, it was seen that the couple was sitting in Cumilla Nagar Udyan on the day of Noboborsho. At that time, a member of DB police wanted to know their identity by going in front of them while making a video from behind. He made them stand and asked one question after another. At one stage, another DB policeman next to the victim misbehavior with the couple and also threatened them. 

DB police members at that time asked for the phone number of the girl’s father, however, the couple kept apologizing out of fear and the boy said that the girl’s father was living abroad.

In the 1.10-minute video, the boy is seen apologizing several times without reason. However, the DB police members did not heed him.

Confirming the authenticity of the video, the police superintendent said, “I saw it on social media. Some people have also informed me about the matter verbally. The two accused DB policemen were identified in the afternoon after the matter came to light. Later that night, they were suspended. Besides, departmental action will be taken against them.”