Ousted mayor Jahangir sued under Digital Security Act...

Dhaka, Tuesday   18 January 2022

Ousted mayor Jahangir sued under Digital Security Act

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:15 PM, 29 November 2021   Updated: 02:41 PM, 29 November 2021

Mohammad Zahangir Alam

Mohammad Zahangir Alam

A case has been filed under the Digital Security Act against the temporarily expelled mayor of Gazipur City Corporation Mohammad Zahangir Alam over his recent comments on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Bangladesh Awami League. 

Omar Farooq Asif, a member of the Dhaka Bar Association, lodged the case in the court of Dhaka Cyber ​​Tribunal Judge Mohammad As-Sams Jaglul Hossain on Monday. 

Nazrul Islam Shamim, state counsel for the tribunal, confirmed the matter.

The court recorded the statement of the plaintiff on that day. Following the hearing, the court directed to the CID to investigate the allegations in the case and submit a report by January 6.