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12:00 AM, April 22, 2021 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:45 AM, April 22, 2021

Another DSA case filed against Nur

A case was filed against former vice president of Dhaka University Central Students' Union, Nurul Haque Nur under Digital Security Act.

This case was filed in Rajshahi yesterday on charge of hurting religious sentiments of Awami League activists and supporters through a Facebook live session on April 14.

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With this, five cases have been filed so far against Nur over the same incident.

The case was filed by the city unit Jubo League Joint Secretary Tourid Al Masud Rony with Boalia Model Police Station in Rajshahi city, said Nibaran Chandra Barman, officer-in-charge of the police station.

The case was filed against Nur for hurting religious sentiments of AL leaders and activists during Facebook live by delivering "provocative speech", the OC said.

According to the case statement, the complainant mentioned that Nur's speech on Facebook live on April 14 hurt "religious sentiments" of general people as well as Awami League activists and supporters, as he termed them "not real Muslims".

The plaintiff also claimed that Nur had been also making false, fabricated and defamatory remarks against the government and Awami League leaders and activists for a long time. The statement also claimed that Nur disrupted communal harmony.

While talking to The Daily Star, OC Nibaran Chandra Barman said, "We received the case and we will take legal action after investigation."

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