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POST TIME: 13 January, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Attack on journo
5 jail police suspended
Staff Reporter, Barishal

5 jail police suspended

Five police personnel of Barishal Central Jail were suspended yesterday afternoon over assaulting a photojournalist on jail compound. The suspended were identified as Md Uzzal, Abu Bakkar Siddik, Md Saidur Rahman, Abul Khayer and Kawsar Hosen. Local sources said five jail policemen attacked and beat up Md Shamim, a photo journalist of the city, while the victim was taking photograph in jail gate  Shamim said he was taking the photograph and he came under attack by jail police. Local journalist later rushed to the jail and informed the facts to the jail authority.

Acknowledging the fact Proshanto Kumar Bonik , senior jail super of the central jail said that after preliminary investigation five were found involved with the incident were already suspended. Departmental case also was filed against the accused, he added.