2 BCL men detained for beating up cop
Two activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League beat up a police constable at the city's Baya police outpost yesterday evening for making them pull over their motorcycle for checking.
Police detained Russell and Samrat, members of the convening committee of Poba upazila unit BCL, in this connection.
Shamsul Arefin, officer-in-charge of Shah Makhdum Police Station, said constable Sunil of Baya police outpost signalled the two BCL men to stop at Baya Bazar. It enraged two, and a scuffle broke out.
Later on, Russell and Samrat went to the outpost, called Sunil outside and beat him up.
Other policemen rescued Sunil and detained the two BCL men.