Court orders DB to investigate case against Dr Zafrullah Chy
CHATTOGRAM, Aug 19, 2020 (BSS) – A court in here today ordered the
detective branch of Chattogram Metropolitan Police to investigate into
case filed against Gonoshasthaya Kendra Founder and Trustee Dr
Zafrullah Chowdhury on allegations of hurting religious sentiment.
Chattogram Metropolitan Magistrate Abu Salem Mohammad Noman passed the order.
Earlier, journalist Biplob Pertho filed the case in the court of
Metropolitan Magistrate against Zafrullah Chowdhury.
Plaintiff’s lawyer Mithun Biswas said Zafrullah Chowdhury offended
a community with his insulting remarks.
Taking the allegations into cognizance, the court has ordered an
inquiry into the case. The court also fixed November 19 for the next
According to the case statement, Zafrullah Chowdhury spoke
offensively at a rally in front of the National Press Club in Dhaka on
August 9 with the intention of hurting Hindu religion.
Biplob Pertha said that he has filed a case as a coordinator on
behalf of the World Sanaton Unity.