Police on Tuesday night arrested a young man from near Teacher-Student Centre (TSC) of Dhaka University and recovered from him a pen drive containing some distorted pictures and remarks about Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
The arrestee was identified as Haidar Ali Mijhi alias Mamunur Rahsid alias Mamun, 24, son of Abdus Sattar Mijhi of Purbo Masumpur village in Ramganj upazila under Laxmipur district.
Sub-inspector Subrata Goldar of Shahbagh Police Station said Mamun was detained while moving suspiciously in the area around 8:30pm.
While interrogating him in the police station, police found some distorted pictures of the Prime Minister and disparaging comments about her in his pen drive.
Later, a case was filed under the ICT Act and Mamun was shown arrested in the case.
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