Police foils Mancha processionNew Age Online
Activists of Ganajagaron Mancha, campaigning for capital punishment of war criminals since February, were intercepted by police Tuesday noon.
Police prevented them from heading to the home ministry to place a memorandum demanding exemplary punishment of the attackers on one of their activists, Arif Noor.
Arif, cultural organisation Udichi Shilpi Goshthi central member, was stabbed Friday night at Paribagh in the capital by some unidentified miscreants, allegedly Jamaat-e-Islami-backed Islami Chattra Shibir activists.
Police, however, stopped them at the Doyel Chattar where they, later, held a brief rally before sending a delegation led by their spokesperson Imran H Sarkar.
Later, Imran, along with his delegation, placed the memorandum to the home ministry at the Secretariat.
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