Police have arrested a Juba League leader for posting a misleading image of a woman with a photo of Hefazat-e-Islam Central Joint Secretary-General Mamunul Haque on social media Facebook in Tahirpur, Sunamganj. Detained Emad Ahmed Joy is the secretary of freedom fighters of Tahirpur upazila Juba League in Sunamganj.
He was arrested and taken to the police station on Sunday (April 4) at noon under the command of Officer-in-charge (OC) of Tahirpur Police Station Abdul Latif Tarafdar.
The arrested Joy is said to be the son of the late freedom fighter Judge Miah of the village of Bholakhali in the union of Badaghat of Tahirpur upazila and secretary of freedom fighter affairs of the union Juba League.
According to police and local sources, Emad Ahmed Joy posted a photo on his Facebook ID last Saturday afternoon, adding a photo of the central joint secretary general of Hefazat Mamunul Haque with an offensive image of a woman. When this reaction occurred, the matter came to the attention of the police. Emad was then arrested and taken to the police station.
Tahirpur (OC) police chief in charge said. Abdul Latif Tarafdar said the youth are currently in police custody to prevent any undisclosed incident in Tahirpur such as Shalla Noagaon. Legal action will be taken in consultation with the higher authorities.