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Section 144 in Kushtia, 300 sued in Meherpur

Kushtia and Meherpur

Staff Correspondent - March 5th, 2013

Local administrations have imposed Section 144 in Kushtia town for an indefinite period to avert any untoward situation following Thursday’s violence.
Zoynul Abedin, Additional Police Super of Kushtia told that the restriction has been clapped from 2:00pm Friday.
In Meherpur, police filed a case against 300 Jamaat-Shibir activists for their involvement in vandalizing around 300 shops and business establishment in the district on Thursday evening.  Police said Jamaat men brought a rally in the town and attacked the shops and vandalized. Sub-Inspector Gazi Iqbal filed the case with Meherpur sadar police station in Friday noon.
Police meanwhile, arrested Meherpur pouro Jamaat Amir Mahbub Alam and activist Sobur Ali in Friday afternoon. They are being interrogated.